Nearly 70 People Shot, Five Of Them Fatally, Over Independence Day WeekendEven with an additional 1,500 officers on the streets, Chicago still saw significant violence over the long holiday weekend, with at least 68 people shot, five of them fatally, since July 4th.
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.
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.
3 Killed, 28 Wounded In Shootings On Warmest Weekend Of The Year In ChicagoMore than 30 people in Chicago were shot over the weekend, three of them fatally, as Chicago had its warmest weekend in six months.
Three People Shot As A Celebration Turns To Chaos In EnglewoodIt was close call for a 22-year-old mother shot while she was carrying her baby in her arms. She was hit in the chest and brought to the hospital in serious condition.
Four People Shot In Two Hours Early Sunday MorningFour people were shot in Chicago in the early morning hours Sunday.
At Least 58 People Shot In Chicago This Weekend; 6 Dead, 52 WoundedNearly 60 people were shot in Chicago over the weekend, six of them fatally, including two missing teenage boys found dead in a field late Sunday night.
Johnson: 'It Doesn't Take A Rocket Scientist' To Figure Out Why Shootings Won't Stop“I’m tired of it, and you all should be tired of it too,” Police Supt. Johnson said Monday morning, after at least 60 people were shot in Chicago over the weekend.
24 People Shot In 12 Hours To Start The Weekend In ChicagoTwo dozen people were shot in a span of 12 hours to start the weekend in Chicago, including a teenager who died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Pfleger: Divide Between CPD And Community 'Worse Than I've Ever Seen'Rev. Michael Pfleger also noted the homicide clearance rate at the Chicago Police Department dropped to an all-time low last year.
CPD To Announce Plans To Deploy Extra Officers In Some NeighborhoodsAfter an especially violent people saw 66 people shot in Chicago, police officials plan to deploy extra officers to neighborhoods that recently have suffered a surge in gun violence.
Pastors Pray For Victims, Call For Changes After Weekend's BloodshedA group of religious and community leaders in Chicago called for a new way to end gun violence, saying what City Hall is doing isn’t working.
National Night Out Follows Most Violent Weekend Of 2018 In ChicagoThe annual event is designed to raise awareness about drug prevention programs, neighborhood watch groups, and other crime-fighting efforts.
Giuliani Praises 'Jerry' McCarthy, Slams Rahm 'Emmanuel' In Tweetstorm On Chicago Gun ViolenceIn a series of four tweets overnight, Rudy Giuliani twice mistakenly referred to McCarthy as “Jerry,” twice misspelled Mayor Rahm Emanuel's last name, and falsely claimed 63 people had been murdered over the weekend.