Supt. Brown Blames Open-Air Drug Markets, Gangs Using Young Recruits With No Record, For Spate Of Violence In ChicagoIn decrying the gun violence that has left several children dead and wounded in the last two weeks, Chicago Police Supt. David Brown said open-air drug markets were partially to blame.
Leaked Document Links Murdered Teen To Chicago Gang; Mother Wants AnswersA confidential Chicago police document that was leaked on social media linked a murdered teenager to a Chicago gang.
Pilsen YMCA Mentor Helps Lead Teens To A Path To SuccessWith Chicago in the crosshairs of gun violence, the city of Chicago recently pledged an additional $10 million for mentoring programs to help troubled youth.
Rival Gangs Band Together To Build PlaygroundGangs entering Chicago parks is a chronic problem in the city’s violence epidemic, but today the story was different.
Feds: Gunrunner Bought Weapons In Arkansas To Sell To Chicago GangsKlint Kelley left Chicago for rural Arkansas as teenager, and allegedly stayed connected to his hometown by trafficking guns.
Police: Gun-Runner Bought Guns In Arkansas To Sell To Chicago GangsChicago Police on Tuesday touted the least-violent Labor Day weekend in three years, and the arrest of an alleged gun-runner who trafficked “hundreds” of weapons— including assault rifles— from Arkansas to street gangs on the South and West sides.
Activist: Ohio Pastor's Chicago Comments To Trump Were ‘BS’Phillip Jackson, executive director of the Black Star Project, thinks President Donald Trump should not listen to Dr. Darrell Scott.
Apparent Gang Truce Lasted Only Part Of Violent Labor Day WeekendIt was a promising beginning. But starting Sunday night through Labor Day, the violence jumped.
2 dead, 9 Wounded In Chicago ShootingsTwo people were killed and at least nine others were wounded in shootings Tuesday across Chicago.