At Least 4 People Killed, 20 Wounded In Weekend Gun Violence In ChicagoAt least 24 people were shot in weekend gun violence in Chicago, and four of them had been killed.
Families Hold Vigil For Child Victims Of Gun Violence In Chicago, Call For SolutionsIn recent months, it has become a repeated headline – children caught in the crossfire of the violence on Chicago streets. On Saturday, families who lost a loved one held a vigil at the Lincoln Park Presbyterian Church, 600 W. Fullerton Pkwy., as they called for an end to such unspeakable tragedies.
At Least 4 People Killed, 42 Wounded In Chicago Weekend Gun ViolenceAt least 46 people were shot in Chicago this weekend, and four of them were killed.
At Least 9 People Killed, 47 Wounded So Far In Chicago Weekend Gun Violence; 3-Year-Old Boy Among SurvivorsAt least 56 people had been shot in Chicago this weekend as of Sunday afternoon, and nine of them had been killed.
At Least 6 Killed, 59 Wounded In Chicago Labor Day Weekend Gun ViolenceAt least 62 people had been shot this Labor Day holiday weekend in Chicago as of Monday evening, and six of them had been killed.
With Gun Violence At Crisis Level In Chicago, Victims Hope Crackdown On Straw Purchases And Gun Trafficking Has An ImpactPolice blame some of the violence in Chicago on illegal guns brought in from other states, and they’re starting to crack down on it. As CBS 2’s Charlie De Mar reported Monday night, victims of gun violence say it’s about time.
Amid Violent Holiday Weekend In Which 4-Year-Old Boy Was Shot And Killed, CBS 2 Pulls Up On Yet Another Scene Of A Deadly ShootingThis Labor Day marks an unofficial end to a violent summer. As of late Monday afternoon, at least 58 people had been shot in Chicago since 5 p.m. Friday and five of them had been killed – including a 4-year-old boy.
Antiviolence Advocates Fast, Pray, And Plead For Help Amid Labor Day Weekend Spike In Chicago Gun ViolenceSpikes in violence are typical during holiday weekends, and this Labor Day weekend in Chicago has been no exception.
Douglas Stockstill Lost Everything After He Was Shot While Working For AT&T, And Physical And Emotional Damage LingersSadly, we hear so much about crime in Chicago – and there is always much coverage minutes and hours after gunfire erupts. But what happens to the victims years later?
At Least 6 Killed, 56 Shot In Chicago Weekend Gun ViolenceAt least 56 people had been shot in Chicago this weekend and six of them were killed.
Chicago CRED Works To Create Change By Pulling Young People Out Of Cycle Of Violence, PovertyWe hear so much about violence in Chicago – with each bullet changing lives forever. But sometimes in the long run, hope can triumph over tragedy. CBS 2’s Tim McNicholas introduced us Friday morning to three Chicago men who are trying to make a difference.
At Least 7 People Killed, 50 Wounded In Weekend Shootings In Chicago; 7-Year-Old Girl Among Those KilledAt least 57 people were shot in Chicago over the weekend, and seven of them had been killed.
Rally, Barbecue Seeks To Bring Peace And Togetherness Amid Gun Violence CrisisSome community groups hope that school and a sense of togetherness can help solve the crisis of gun violence in Chicago.
A Crisis Of Violence In Chicago: Looking At Mayor Lori Lightfoot's Record On CrimeIn Chicago in 2020, 4,135 people were shot -- nearly 1,500 more victims than the year prior and a jump of 36%.
At Least 7 People Killed, 48 Wounded In Weekend Gun Violence Across ChicagoAt least 55 people were shot in Chicago over the weekend, and seven of them were killed.