Police Tout Drop In Crime In August, But Celebration Might Be Short-LivedPolice on Sunday were cheering another drop in violent crime – with August having closed out with a 15 percent decrease in overall violent crime compared with August of last year.
5 Killed, 42 Wounded In Weekend Shooting Incidents Across ChicagoA Sunday shooting at a barbecue in Humboldt Park that wounded several people including an 8-year-old was just one of 38 incidents across the city over the weekend from Friday to Sunday.
CPD On One Of Deadliest Weekend Of Summer Shootings: 'One Act Of Violence Is One Too Many'Noting that he has been a Chicago Police officer for 31 years, Johnson said he has lived with and dealt with gun violence throughout his adult life. But he said he and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot cannot be the only ones decrying violence and illegal gun use in Chicago.
16 People Shot This Fourth Of July Compared To 7 Last YearChicago police admit shootings are up so far this holiday weekend compared to last year. There were 33 victims between 6 p.m. Wednesday and 10 a.m. Friday. Three died.
4 Killed, 29 Wounded Since Start Of July 4th Holiday WeekendEven with 1,500 additional police officers on duty, the holiday weekend has gotten off to a bloody start, with at least 33 people shot since July 4th, four of them fatally.
Four Shootings Connected To Same Gun That Killed Two Men In Rogers Park Last FallOne gun has now been tied to four different shootings, including two tragic murders in Rogers Park that terrorized the city last fall.
Gun Used In Rogers Park Serial Killings Linked To Shootings On West SideCBS 2 has learned the gun used in the Rogers Park murders was also used in a pair of West Side shootings.
Chicago Police Say Shootings Reach 4-Year Low Through The End Of JuneSo far this year, 1,229 people have been shot in Chicago, about 100 fewer than the first six months of 2018, and the lowest total since 2015.
2 Killed, 9 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings In ChicagoNearly a dozen people were shot in Chicago on Tuesday, most of them during a one-hour span. Two of the victims died.
Restoring Peace To The Streets One Person At A Time"The reason I like doing this job because I helped destroy them streets, now I have the opportunity to rebuild them."
A Plan Of Action To Curb Violence On Chicago's West Side"We've always had a level of violence, but it really appears, that it has spiked."
52 Shot, 8 Fatally Over The Weekend; 2 Others Stabbed To DeathThe weekend’s burst of bloodshed included a shooting in Streeterville that left four men wounded during an illegal party at Lake Shore Park.
Police Search For Three Suspects In 606 Trail Shooting Of 22-Year-Old Alejandro AguadoPolice are searching for three suspects seen on surveillance video bolting down Bloomingdale Trail around 12:15 Tuesday morning after shooting and killing a 22-year-old man.
Overnight Shooting On 606 Trail Leaves One Dead In Logan SquareA shooting on the 606 Trail in Logan Square has left a man dead and two others injured.
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.