chicago-murders

Why is that? We can start with the schools. It is reasonable to estimate that a male Black student entering the Chicago schools
Chicago magazine and other media have suggested the department has strategically altered its crime statistics to appear more
In the eight years that the dishonorable Thomas J. Maloney served as a trial judge for the Cook County Circuit Court, he sentenced nine men to death, including Perry Cobb and Darby Tillis.
A distraught family is looking for answers after a 9-year-old boy was fatally shot in the back yard of a Chicago apartment
As the violence ebbs and flows from week to week, month to month, year to year, it's still the city's youngest residents
Police report 21 homicides took place in Chicago in January 2014, down exactly 50 percent from the 42 homicides reported
Detectives cleared 126 of the 415 murders tallied in the city last year— the Police Department's best murder-solve rate in
Also wounded in non-fatal shootings were at least 17 victims as young as 15. A 15-year-old boy was shot in the arm in the
At the time of his death, Davis had been preparing for a New Year's Eve gig at the Beale on Broadway in St. Louis. He was
The bill, S.54, would establish specific offenses to prohibit and punish straw purchasing of firearms; would create a federal statute to criminalize gun trafficking and those who conspire to traffic or organize straw purchases.