CHICAGO | Almost exactly a year after Chicago's surging homicide rate caught the nation's attention, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy rolled out statistics Monday that showed a dramatic drop in the number of killings. At the same time, they tried to allay safety co…
A story in Sunday's edition incorrectly listed a double homicide in April as occurring in Valparaiso. The killings actually occurred just outside the city limits in Center Township and Valparaiso police responded within four minutes.
CHICAGO | As October brought grim news that there have already been more homicides in Chicago than all of last year, police say they have encouraging news.
INDIANAPOLIS | An appeals court threw out the 240-year sentence of a Gary gang leader convicted in 2004 in a horrific, quadruple homicide and robbery.
Gary police officers shot and killed a motorist early Saturday morning at a traffic stop after he struck one officer with his car, Gary police said.
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