chicago gun violence

15-Year Old Chicago Teen Shot 24 Times After Buying Snacks

Sincere Cole was described as hardworking and creative, but became the latest victim of violence in a city that continues to struggle.
02/17/2022

2021 Was Chicago’s Deadliest Year Since 1996, With More Killings Than NYC or L.A.

2021 Was Chicago’s Deadliest Year Since 1996
01/04/2022

DJ Squeak, 26, Of Pivot Gang Shot And Killed In Chicago

The Chicago DJ was shot with his uncle
08/18/2021

Girl, 7, Among Those Killed In Rash Of Chicago Weekend Gun Violence

A total of 56 people were shot.
08/17/2021

Chicago Girl, 7, Shot And Killed In McDonald’s Drive-Thru

A suspect has not yet been identified.
04/20/2021

Mass Shooting on Chicago South Side Spurred By ‘Petty’ Fight Kills 2, Wounds 13

Gun violence in the city has sharply increased over 2020.
03/15/2021

Nine-Year-Old Chicago Boy Killed Playing Outside

Five children have died from gun violence since mid June.
08/02/2020

Chicago 5-Year-Old Accidentally Shoots Himself In The Hand Just A Year And Half After Getting Struck In The Jaw By A Stray Bullet

The boy's father is accused of illegally obtaining the gun.
12/21/2017

Heartbreak As 15-Year-Old Is Gunned Down While Working To Save Money For His Sister's Birthday Present And A Date Night With His Girlfriend

Brian Jasso's family have set up a GoFundMe for his funeral.
12/20/2017

'Send the Feds to End Institutional Racism,' People Went Off on Trump for Disrespectful Tweet About Chicago 'Carnage'

Many say he is ignoring cities with higher murder rates.
01/25/2017