Mayor Lightfoot: 'There Are No Adequate Words' After Mass Shootings In El Paso And Dayton, Chicago's Own Weekend Violence"I absolutely feel for the people whose lives have now been irreparably shattered by this chaos that is coming at the end of a gun," the mayor said.
7 Killed, 46 Wounded In Weekend Shootings; 'It's Destroying The Fiber Of Our Communities'“Please stop. It's killing our families, it's destroying the fiber of our communities. We have to stop this senseless killing,” said Keith Flowers, whose son was killed in a mass shooting in Lawndale on Sunday.
8 Killed, 39 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across ChicagoAnother hot weekend ended with dozens of people rushed to the emergency room with gunshot wounds. Shootings left eight people dead and 39 wounded over the weekend.
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.