Gun Control Advocates Look To SpringfieldGun control advocates are now focused on lawmakers at the state level because no one expects changes in gun laws from Washington.
Chris Kennedy Discusses Illinois' Gun Violence Problem, His Plan For ChangeDemocratic candidate for Governor Chris Kennedy had some critical words for city and state politicians on Wednesday discussing gun violence.
1 Dead, 23 Wounded In New Year’s Weekend Shootings Across ChicagoAt least 16 other people were wounded in shootings across Chicago between 8:30 p.m. Friday and 6:30 a.m. Monday.
CPD Boasts ‘Significant Reduction’ In Gun Violence In 2017Overall, Chicago saw 650 murders in 2017, down from 771 the previous year, according to Chicago Police.
Chicago Families Call On City To Fight Gun ViolencePamela Bosley said Chicagoans are desensitized to gun violence.
Commissioner Suggests U.N. Send Troops To Fight 'Quiet Genocide' Of Gun Violence In ChicagoCook County Commissioner Richard Boykin said leaders in Chicago and Cook County have failed to protect many communities from violent crime.
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.