Chicago Sees Sharp Drop In Weekend ShootingsWeekend shootings in Chicago took a sharp dip from last weekend when close to 70 people were hit by gunfire.
2 Painters Shot, One Killed In Washington HeightsA Vietnam Veteran described what he calls a “warzone” in Chicago as he tried to save his friend who had just been shot.
Chicago's Bloodiest Weekend Sees First ArrestChicago police on Thursday announced the first arrest in connection with Chicago's most violent weekend of the year.
3 Shot, 1 Killed Near National Night Out Event To Combat Gun ViolenceResidents on Chicago’s South and West sides are speaking up following an announcement by the Chicago Police Department that more officers will be deployed to their communities due to area gun violence.
Chicago Neighborhoods Under Siege: 12 Dead In Shocking Gun Violence; 'Our Souls Are Burdened,' Says Mayor EmanuelThe shootings that gripped Chicago over the weekend were shocking, even by Chicago’s standards.
More Police Protests Planned For Today, Urge Johnson To ResignA group of people led by Pastor Gregory Livingston of the New Hope Baptist Church will march starting at Chicago police headquarters to protest the fatal police shooting of 37-year-old Harith Augustus on Saturday.
Chicago Police Seize About One Illegal Gun Every HourChicago Police seize an average of one illegal gun every hour.
Chicago Police Report Violent Crime Numbers Continue To FallSo far this year, police say there have been 249 homicides compared to 320 during the same period last year.
5-Year-Old Critically Injured In Ford Heights ShootingPolice are investigating after a 5-year-old child was critically hurt in a shooting in south suburban Ford Heights.
Stroger Hospital Prepares For Increase In Gunshot Victims, Calls For National Gun ControlWith summer approaching and the expected rise in street violence, doctors at Stroger Hospital are bracing for an increase in gunshot victims and calling for national action on gun control.
Chicago Police: 7-Year-Old Wounded When Vehicle Fired UponChicago police say a 7-year-old boy was wounded when at least two people fired shots at a vehicle he was riding in with family members.
Suspected ATF Shooter IndictedThe suspected gang member who allegedly shot an ATF agent as he put a tracking device on a vehicle earlier this month has been formally indicted on a charge of forcible assault on a law enforcement officer.