Despite Stay-At-Home Order, Memorial Day Weekend 2020 Is Deadliest In Chicago In YearsThe Memorial Day weekend still had several hours to go late Monday afternoon, but it was already the deadliest in Chicago in years.
CPD: March Records Show 10% Drop In Crime, But 22% Increase In ShootingsMarch crime records show a 10% decrease in crime from last March, according to Chicago police.
Man Fatally Stabbed After Confrontation In Richard's Bar; One Suspect In CustodyA 23-year-old man was fatally stabbed late Friday night, after being involved in a verbal dispute with a 30-year-old man inside of a Fulton River District bar.
CPD To Add SWAT Officers To CTA Trains, Platforms After String Of Violent CrimesThe move comes days after a man shot and killed a man in the Jackson CTA tunnel connecting the Red Line and Blue Line.
Boy, 15, Charged With Accidentally Shooting 14-Year-Old Girl In Little VillageA 15-year-old boy has been charged with accidentally shooting a 14-year-old girl in Little Village this weekend.
Neighbors Gather To Grieve, Seek Answers After Murders Of 2 Men In ChinatownNeighbors gathered in Chinatown Monday night to get answers and grieve following a shooting that left two men dead.
CPD: 9 Homicides In Chicago's Deadliest Weekend Of The YearHomicides and shootings have dropped significantly the past three years in Chicago, after a 2016 surge in deaths captured national attention.
Chicago's Homicide Rate Decreases For The Third Straight YearThe nation's third-most populous city has recorded 490 murders in 2019 as of Tuesday morning, Chicago police say -- about 13% lower than 2018's total of 564.
CPD: October Crime Stats Show Historic Lows In Murders, ShootingsChicago police released the October 2019 crime summary, which revealed a drop in crime throughout the city.
Chicago Police Release Stats Showing Crime Is Down For August This YearCrime is down across the city, according to new numbers released by the Chicago Police Department.
100 Days In: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Talks Property Taxes, Wrong Raids By Police, And What She's Learned In OfficeAs Mayor Lori Lightfoot completed her first 100 days in office Tuesday, she took credit for a renewed focus on the city’s neighborhoods and people – and weighed in on negotiations with teachers, crime and, and the repeated problem of police raiding the wrong homes.
31 Shot In Less Than 12 Hours, Police SayChicago Police say 31 people were shot — three fatally — in less than 12 hours in several neighborhoods of the city.
Memorial Day Weekend Shootings Reach A Total Of 39Over Memorial Day weekend, 39 people were shot in Chicago--seven of them were killed, police said.
Dozens Shot, Five Killed During Memorial Day Weekend In Chicago"From 11:00 to 3:00, our brave men and women in the police department are going to be out in the streets. We're also going to be asking community leaders to be out and be diligent to encourage our young people to go home."
Chicago's Violent Memorial Day Weekend Claims At Least Five LivesAs the Memorial Day weekend continues, Chicago police have responded to at least two dozen shootings.