More than 50 people are facing charges for their roles in distributing heroin and cocaine on the West Side, according to the U.S. attorney’s office.
The study is believed to be the largest community-driven, face-to-face health survey ever conducted in Chicago.
A 20-year-old man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for a fatal shooting in the West Side North Lawndale neighborhood in 2014.
A 23-year-old man was shot to death Sunday morning in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side.
Bond was denied for three men charged with a shooting that killed a toddler and his uncle on Valentine’s Day in the North Lawndale neighborhood.
A second man has been charged with the fatal shooting of a 2-year-old boy and his uncle that also left a pregnant woman wounded on Valentine’s Day.
Police plan a news conference at noon on Saturday to discuss the Lavontay White case.