At a news conference, Supt. Eddie Johnson said police focused on “the underlying source of crime in these areas: the sale of narcotics.”
A 29-year-old man was shot Wednesday night in the West Side Austin neighborhood.
A person was shot Wednesday afternoon in the West Side Austin neighborhood.
Police are asking for the public’s help in finding a 70-year-old man missing from the Austin neighborhood on the West Side since Tuesday evening.
Police are warning West Side residents of a string of recent garage burglaries reported in the Austin neighborhood over the last two months.
The number of ShotSpotter sensors in Englewood and Harrison was recently expanded — along with police surveillance video cameras.
A body found Sunday afternoon in the Columbus Park pond in the West Side Austin neighborhood has been identified as a west suburban man.