Report: Illinois' Poor More Often Victims Of Violent Crime People living in poverty are more likely to become victims of violent crime than higher income earners whether they live in cities, suburbs or rural areas, but the rural poor experience crime at higher rates, according to a Wednesday report by a Chicago research group.
Former Millionaire Gang Leader Gets More Than 9 Years In PrisonThaddeus “T.J.” Jimenez received more than nine years in prison after a video showed the gang leader shooting a man in both legs.
Police: 3 Dead, 9 Wounded In Chicago Weekend ShootingsThree men were killed and at least nine other people have been wounded in shootings across the city since Friday afternoon, according to police.
CPD: 4 Killed, 16 Wounded In Presidents Day Weekend City ShootingsTwo people were killed and at least eight more, including a 13-year-old boy, were wounded in South and West side shootings to start the President’s Day holiday weekend, according to Chicago Police.
CPD: 2 Killed, 6 Wounded In Shootings Since Friday EveningTwo people were killed and at least six more wounded in shootings across the city to start the weekend, according to Chicago Police.
2 Dead, 20 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across ChicagoTwo men were killed and at least 20 other people, including an off-duty Cook County sheriff’s courts deputy, have been wounded in shootings across the city since Friday afternoon, according to Chicago Police.
Emanuel Upset With Continued Violence, Discusses The Need For ChangeMayor Emanuel said he is upset that shootings and homicides in Chicago are already higher this year than the same three-week period in 2016.
4 Dead, 44 Wounded In Chicago Weekend Shootingsour men have been killed and at least 44 other people wounded in shootings since Friday evening across the city.
Man Found Guilty Of 2015 Sexual Assault Of Elderly Westmont WomanTevin Rainey, 23, whose last known address was in Woodridge, was found guilty after a six-day bench trial.
Aldermen Call On City To Use In Excess Funding To Prevent ViolenceA group of community organizations and aldermen called Wednesday morning on the city to use the money left over from the property tax rebate program the right way: to prevent violence.
Police: 7 Killed, 17 Wounded In Shootings To Start MLK Day WeekendTwenty-four people have been shot across the city over the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday weekend, leaving seven dead, according to Chicago Police.
Police: 1 Killed, 13 Wounded In City Shootings On WednesdayA man was killed and at least 13 other people were wounded in shootings Wednesday across the city, according to Chicago Police.

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