Mothers Group Threatened To Take Down Englewood Crosses MemorialSome said the crosses honoring gun violence victims emphasized the negative image people already have of the South Side neighborhood.
Memorial Service Held At UIC For Families Of Murder Victims The families of murder victims filled the UIC Forum in the South Loop Saturday for a memorial ceremony sponsored by the Cook County State's Attorney's office. It was the 24th consecutive year that it has sponsored the event.
Indiana State Police Seek Help Identifying 1983 Murder VictimsIndiana State Police and authorities in Jasper and Newton counties are asking for help to identify three homicide victims from a cold case dating back 30 years.
'Urban Dolorosa' March Honors Murder VictimsGun violence against children must end. That was the message a huge crowd took to the streets of Chicago Tuesday night.
Mayor: Consoling Slain Kids' Families 'One Of The Hardest Parts Of My Job'Mayor Rahm Emanuel said on Tuesday that one of the hardest parts of his job is consoling the parents of a child who has been murdered – such as the family of 6-year-old Arianna Gibson, who was slain on Sunday in Englewood.