1 Dead, 26 Wounded In Memorial Day Weekend Shootings Across ChicagoA 15-year-old boy was killed and at least 21 other people have been wounded in Chicago shootings throughout the Memorial Day weekend, with eight victims shot in a five-hour spate of violence early Sunday.
Facebook Ramps Up Its Response To Violent VideosFacebook is stepping up its efforts to keep inappropriate and often violent material — including recent high-profile videos of murders and suicides, hate speech and extremist propaganda — off of its site.
CPD Officers Among 8 Shot In 4-Hour Period TuesdayTwo Chicago Police officers were among eight people shot in less than four hours Tuesday night on Chicago’s South and West sides.
New Tip Line Allows Callers To Remain Anonymous When Reporting CrimeThe Chicago Crime Commission has set up a new crime reporting hotline that is targeted at the city’s most dangerous communities.
Chicago Leaders Call For A 30-Day Moratorium On Facebook LiveThe murder of a Cleveland retiree shown on Facebook Live has Chicago-area leaders calling for a Facebook Live moratorium.
4 Dead, 18 Wounded In Chicago Weekend ShootingsFour men were killed and at least 18 other people have been wounded in shootings across Chicago since Friday evening.
Senate OKs Tougher Sentences For Repeat Gun OffendersThe Illinois Senate has approved tougher sentences for repeat gun offenders aimed at reducing violence on Chicago's streets.
Report: Illinois' Poor More Often Victims Of Violent Crime People living in poverty are more likely to become victims of violent crime than higher income earners whether they live in cities, suburbs or rural areas, but the rural poor experience crime at higher rates, according to a Wednesday report by a Chicago research group.
Former Millionaire Gang Leader Gets More Than 9 Years In PrisonThaddeus “T.J.” Jimenez received more than nine years in prison after a video showed the gang leader shooting a man in both legs.
Police: 3 Dead, 9 Wounded In Chicago Weekend ShootingsThree men were killed and at least nine other people have been wounded in shootings across the city since Friday afternoon, according to police.
CPD: 4 Killed, 16 Wounded In Presidents Day Weekend City ShootingsTwo people were killed and at least eight more, including a 13-year-old boy, were wounded in South and West side shootings to start the President’s Day holiday weekend, according to Chicago Police.
CPD: 2 Killed, 6 Wounded In Shootings Since Friday EveningTwo people were killed and at least six more wounded in shootings across the city to start the weekend, according to Chicago Police.
2 Dead, 20 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across ChicagoTwo men were killed and at least 20 other people, including an off-duty Cook County sheriff’s courts deputy, have been wounded in shootings across the city since Friday afternoon, according to Chicago Police.
Emanuel Upset With Continued Violence, Discusses The Need For ChangeMayor Emanuel said he is upset that shootings and homicides in Chicago are already higher this year than the same three-week period in 2016.
4 Dead, 44 Wounded In Chicago Weekend Shootingsour men have been killed and at least 44 other people wounded in shootings since Friday evening across the city.