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CRIME:  Humboldt Park has most Murders of Any other Chicagoland Community

Red Eye Chicago is reporting that Humboldt Park had the most homicides thus far this year of any other Chicagoland community.  The community reported 21 murders since the beginning of the year through October 15, 2010.  Following closely behind Humboldt Park was the Auburn Gresham and West Englewood neighborhoods each reporting 20 homicides.  All of Humboldt Park homicides, except one, were the result of gun violence.  The entire city of Chicago reported 366 homicides for the same time period.