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Rony Monzon, right, receives the Medal of Heroism this week. (Phoenix Military Academy)

Teen Who Saved Girl From Gunfire Receives Military Honor

Rony Monzon has scars near his heart. He was seriously wounded in July when he protected his friend from what he said was gunfire meant for a gangbanger.

02/28/2013

File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Getty Images)

Five People Wounded In Thursday Shootings

At least five people were wounded in shootings across Chicago Thursday.

01/03/2013

The funeral program for Porshe Foster, 15, who was killed by gang gunfire. (CBS)

Friends, Family Say Goodbye To Innocent Teen Killed By Gang Gunfire

Porshe Foster, 15, was a sophomore in high school, a straight-A student, an aspiring architect, and an athlete. CBS 2′s Brad Edwards reports.

12/06/2012

Chicago Police vehicle. (Credit: CBS)

4 dead, 18 Wounded In Holiday Weekend Violence

This long Thanksgiving weekend has seen a man stabbed to death, three men fatally shot and at least 18 people wounded by gunfire.

11/25/2012

Prairie Avenue Fatal

3 Dead, 5 Wounded In Overnight Shootings In Chicago

Three people were killed and five more were injured by gunfire in Chicago overnight – including a pregnant woman, and a teenage boy who was shot for the second time in a month.

CBS Chicago–08/09/2012

Morgan Street Shooting

At Least 6 Injured By Gunfire Across Chicago Overnight

Gunfire rang out on every side of Chicago overnight, leaving at least six people injured.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2012

47th Place Shooting

5 Teens Among 8 Wounded By Gunfire In Another Violent Night

It was another night of violence across Chicago, with five teenagers among the wounded in eight separate shootings.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2012

Day Care Gunshot

Shots Fired Into Room For Babies At South Side Day Care Center

At least one shot was fired into a day care center in the South Side’s Jeffery Manor neighborhood over the weekend.

WBBM Newsradio–07/02/2012

Gavel

Calumet City Businessman Going On Trial For Firing At Fleeing Robber

A Calumet City businessman is going on trial for shooting at a thief running from his store.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2012

The windshield of this car was apparently damaged by rocks while driving on the Chicago Skyway on May 9, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Several Cars Damaged By Rock Throwers On Skyway

Police said they were talking with two “people of interest” after several vehicles were damaged on the Chicago Skyway late Wednesday by thrown rock as they entered the highway on the Far South Side.

CBS Chicago–05/09/2012

File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Getty Images)

Utter Chaos Erupts At Overcrowded West Side Nightclub

Police discovered complete chaos when they were called to a West Side bar early Friday morning.

CBS Chicago–02/03/2012

Marcus James (left) and Charles Steward (right) were both arrested for firing several gunshots into the air at midnight on New Year's Day 2012. (Credit: Elgin Police Department)

Two Charged After Firing Guns Into Air In Elgin

Two men were charged Saturday night after they shot off more than 80 rounds of ammunition to ring in the New Year in northwest suburban Elgin.

01/01/2012

Police Gunfire

Police Fire At Man Who Points Gun In Roseland

Police fired shots at a man when he pointed a weapon at them in the Roseland neighborhood Monday evening.

CBS Chicago–09/06/2011

Police Chase

West Side Police Chase Ends In Exchange Of Gunfire

Two people were in custody Monday morning, following a police chase across the city’s West Side that ended in an exchange of gunfire.

CBS Chicago–06/13/2011

Intersection of Montrose and Magnolia in Uptown

Uptown Residents Urged To Stand Up To Violence

A local blog is urging residents of the Uptown neighborhood to stand up against continued shootings and gunfire around the area.

CBS Chicago–11/09/2010

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Off-Duty Cop, Armed Robber Exchange Gunfire

An off-duty police officer exchanged gunfire with an armed robber Monday afternoon on the Southwest Side. Nobody was wounded.

11/01/2010