2 Killed, 23 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across ChicagoThe latest homicide happened Sunday afternoon in Humboldt Park on the West Side. A 21-year-old man was outside about 12:45 p.m. in the 3900 block of West Augusta when three people walked out of an alley and one of them started shooting.
County Commissioner Wants Rauner To Declare 'State Of Emergency' Over ShootingsA Cook County commissioner and others have called on Gov. Bruce Rauner to declare a state of emergency in Chicago, after shootings and murders skyrocketed last month.
1 Killed, 7 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings Across ChicagoA 21-year-old man was killed in a drive-by shooting about 10:30 p.m. in the South Chicago neighborhood. He was standing with another male on the sidewalk in the 8100 block of South Houston when a silver or gray minivan drove past and someone inside fired shots, according to Chicago Police.
Shootings And Murders Skyrocket In January In ChicagoThe year did not get off to a good start for Chicago police, with murders in January at the highest level in 16 years, and shootings more than double what they were at this point last year.
6 Dead, 23 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across ChicagoThe latest homicide happened about 12:30 a.m. Monday in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side. A 42-year-old man was shot in the chest in the 500 block of South Cicero and taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he later died.
Seven Wounded In Thursday Shootings In ChicagoThe latest attack happened about 9:15 p.m. in the Pilsen neighborhood on the South Side. A 40-year-old man was in his vehicle at a stop sign in the 900 block of West Cullerton when a gold car pulled alongside him and someone inside opened fire.
Emanuel: Blame Gangs For Spike In Shootings, Not CopsMayor Rahm Emanuel said guns and gangs are to blame for a rise in shootings in Chicago this month, not less aggressive policing.
6 Wounded In Shootings Across Chicago On WednesdayMost recently, a man was shot during a robbery Wednesday night in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.
Escalante: Cops Putting Gangs "On Notice" Amid Spike In ShootingsActing Chicago Police Supt. John Escalante said the department has employed multiple strategies to quell a significant spike in violent crime at the start of the New Year – including the shootings of 16 people over an 11-hour period on Monday, including five homicides.
5 Killed, 11 Wounded In Chicago Shootings MondayThe most recent fatal shooting happened in the Washington Heights neighborhood on the Far South Side.
3 Killed, 6 Wounded In Thursday Shootings Across CityThe most recent homicide happened Thursday night in the Back of the Yards neighborhood.
Police: 8 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings Across ChicagoMost recently, a man was injured in an East Garfield Park neighborhood drive-by shooting Tuesday night on the West Side.