Chicago Police: October Murders, Shootings Both Down From Last YearFor the eighth-straight month this year, Chicago saw a reduction in gun violence in October, the police department announced Wednesday.
Chaplain, ER Physican Say Gun Violence Should Be Treated As An EpidemicLoyola University Medical Center in Maywood is trying to go beyond treating wounds to address the gun violence plaguing the area.
Ex Bears WR Turned Surgeon Speaks About Gun ViolenceThe group of students from 20 schools hit hard by violence heard from Dr. Greg Primus, a former Bears wide receiver who played three years in Chicago and went on to become a surgeon.
JPMorgan Chase Investing $40M In Chicago NeighborhoodsBank officials said Thursday that poverty, racial and economic inequities, and a lack of opportunity are factors behind Chicago gun violence
Youths Plan Weekly Campouts In 'Hot Spot' Blocks To Fight Violent CrimeA group of Chicago youths has launched an effort to camp out overnight this summer in neighborhoods plagued by shootings.
Fatal Shooting Downtown Leads Community Activists To Push For Solution The shooting death of a young woman on Ohio Street this past weekend has community activists and a candidate for Governor calling for new thinking in the effort to stop gun violence.
Latest Chicago Shooting Fatality: 20-Year-Old Legally Blind ManFamily members say Jervon Morris, who had several disabilities, was in the wrong place at the wrong time.
Rain Postpones Church's Gathering Honoring Gun Violence VictimsThe rain hasn't stopped the shootings in Chicago this weekend, but it did postpone a prayer line to honor gunshot victims.
1,000 Shooting Victims So Far This Year In ChicagoTwo were people shot on Tuesday evening in the Belmont Central neighborhood, bringing Chicago’s gun violence toll to 1,000 victims this year.
Cook County Judge Killed, Woman Wounded In ShootingPolice said Judge Raymond Myles and the woman were getting ready to go to the gym shortly before 5 am, when they were shot outside his home.
1 Dead, 15 Injured In Cincinnati Nightclub GunfightNo suspect is in custody, and there is no indication the shooting at the Cameo nightclub was terrorism related.
2 Killed, 28 Wounded In Chicago Weekend ShootingsMore than 680 people have been shot in Chicago so far this year, 120 fatally.