Gang Crackdown

U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk discusses his recovery from a stroke, a day before he returns to work at the U.S. Capitol. Kirk suffered the stroke on Jan. 23, 2012, and underwent extensive rehabilitation before his scheduled return to the Senate on Jan. 3, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Kirk Wants Feds To Fight Gangs In Chicago

U.S. Senator Mark Kirk is once again shining a spotlight on the problem of street-gang violence.


Police Supt. Garry McCarthy

Violent Start To Spring Spurs Major Gang Crackdown

Police have arrested dozens of members of two street gangs and seized millions of dollars in cash and illegal drugs as part of a major crackdown on gangs in the wake of rising violence to start the year.

WBBM Newsradio–03/26/2012

File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

60 Gang Members Arrested After Murder

Chicago Police said Tuesday that they kept a promise to gang members that they would target an entire gang if one of its members was involved in a murder.

WBBM Newsradio–10/27/2010