Seven people were hurt in shootings across Chicago Monday evening, including a 15-year-old boy in critical condition after he and three others were shot in a single Washington Heights neighborhood attack.
The Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence, the Chicago Clergy Coalition and gun violence victims have collected 30,000 petitions from Illinois citizens calling on the state and lawmakers to pass an assault weapons ban.
A man driving in the North Side Roscoe Village neighborhood Saturday morning was wounded when someone in another vehicle shot him.
The man, 24, was shot in the back and thigh about 11:40 p.m. in the 6900 block of South Vernon Avenue.
Newtown, Conn. has revived the perennial debate over violence on TV and in video games. CBS 2′s Mike Parker reports.
Four teens were among those shot.
Chicagoans react to the school shooting in Newton, Connecticut shooting.
Two people were killed and 14 were wounded in weekend gun violence, including an off-duty Chicago Police officer who was shot during an attempted robbery.
Chicago’s police superintendent says his department is making a significant dent in the city’s crime rate.
A man attempting to stop a fight between a married couple was stabbed to death, another man was found shot dead in a backyard and at least ten other people — including two teenage girls and a CTA passenger shot by police — were wounded by gunfire since the start of the Thanksgiving weekend.
Chicago surpassed last year’s total of 435 homicides Monday when a man died after being shot, authorities said.
CBS 2’s Mai Martinez went on patrol Friday night to see just what officers are up against and how they’re fighting it.
Two men were killed and at least 12 people, including three teenagers, were wounded in separate shootings since Friday evening.
On Monday, students at Evanston Township High Schools arrived at school, trying to come to grips with a teen’s tragic death.
A Chicago alderman wants to add a fee to your electric bill so the city can hire more police officers.
Two people were killed and 10 wounded in gun violence in the city since Friday night.
An affluent downtown area of Chicago has been plagued by violence this summer. Some residents have had enough, CBS 2′s Suzanne Le Mignot reports.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel is defending his trip to the Democratic National Convention while the Chicago Teachers Union is poised for a possible strike.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel says it’s a crime-fighting game-changer.
A teenage boy was shot about a block from President Obama’s home, in the second such incident in the past week.
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