HOMICIDE WATCH CHICAGO

Covering the lives and deaths of Chicago homicide victims.

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VIDEO: Murder spike in trendy Logan Square | Apr. 14, 2015

VIDEO: Homicides up in typically quiet Ashburn | Apr. 5, 2015

Family: Slain football coach Alexander Villafane kept kids off the street | Feb. 17, 2015

Family: Slain Rayvon Little enjoyed basketball, reading | Feb. 5, 2015

Mother: I have no witness for justice for my son | Jan. 14, 2015

Family: Slain teen Michael Bloodson enjoyed arts, technology | Nov. 20, 2014

VIDEO: Homicide Watch Chicago, Marcus McCarty | Sept. 15, 2014

Family: Aspiring rapper Jeremiah Shaw fatally shot smoking a cigarette  | Sept. 2, 2014

VIDEO: Slayings on 79th street have some residents scared to go outside | Aug. 30, 2014

Mother: Slain father Kashif Tillis ‘had dreams of owning his own trucking company’  | Aug. 15, 2014

Family: Rogers Park community remember slain photographer Wil Lewis  | July 31, 2014

Friend: Slain businessman Damion Bryant ‘took care of a lot of people’  | July 30, 2014

Mentor: ‘It’s like he was born on a different path but got swallowed up in the streets’ | July 14, 2014

Family: Slain Jaynisha Schaffer was studying to be an architect | July 10, 2014

Girlfriend: ‘Seeing him in the hospital bed like that… made me feel numb’ | July 8, 2014

DATA ANALYSIS: Higher percentage of fatal stabbing victims are women | June 27, 2014

Friend: LaQuisha Hickman was a ‘loving mother and loyal friend’ | June 25, 2014

Brother: Damian Williams shot dead getting dinner in Austin | June 19, 2014

Mother: ‘When I went to the morgue….it sunk in what happened | June 18, 2014

Damian Williams killed in Austin area shooting | June 13, 2014

‘Only a coward would do this to a woman,’ boyfriend says of Carnesha Fort Murder  | June 11, 2014

Family: Preacher Charles Short, 51, killed returning from grocery | June 10, 2014

Prosecutors: Jerome Lofton fatally shot Darrien Jordan during North Lawndale argument | June 6, 2014

Grandmother: Slain teen Ja-Quez Williams wanted to be cop | June 4, 2014

Friend: Darrien Jordan shot dead during ‘crazy argument’ | June 4, 2014

Friend: Paul Carter would ‘give money to homeless people, drug addicts’ | May 28, 2014

Prosecutors: Anthony Bradley fatally shot Kenneth Barbour at close range in Woodlawn | May 23, 2014

Charges dismissed against aunt of girl accused of killing 14-year-old Endia Martin in Back of the Yards | May 23, 2014

Automobile enthusiast Eugene Matheny, 52, shot dead washing car in West Garfield park, family said | May 22, 2014

Prosecutors: Elvin Prince hit 17-year-old Kayshaun Hall with car after Ashburn shooting | May 21, 2014

Cubs parking attendant Jabari Davis ‘was loyal among wolves’ | May 14, 2014

Orlando Dominguez held without bond in murder of White Sox vendor Nicholas Ramirez | May 14, 2014

Fiance: Jeromy Ellis ‘worked hard to support me and my family’ | May 5, 2014

Prosecutors: Crystal Caffey fatally stabbed boyfriend Marvin Turner  Apr. 30, 2014

Uncle: Slain White Sox vendor Nicholas Ramirez loved baseball, ‘treated people well’ | Apr. 29, 2014

Demario Collins Fatally Shot in North Lawndale | Apr. 25, 2014

PHOTO GALLERY: Memorial for Nicholas Ramirez Outside His Brighton Park home | Apr. 25, 2014