gun violence

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Rogers Park »

Didn't like your music. BANG. You touched my Cadillac? BANG. Disrespected me on Facebook? BANG.

Downtown »

Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy again blamed lax gun laws for the high number of shootings.

Englewood »

The community can help shape the way media tells stories about communities affected by gun violence.

Hyde Park »

The Crime Lab received a MacArthur Foundation award to pursue its study of teen violence and guns.

Chatham »

After meeting with community leaders about gun violence, the Rev. Al Sharpton will meet with residents.

South Deering »

The spotlight brought by the minister is welcomed but not needed, alderman said.

Woodlawn »

Sharpton, who moved into a West Side apartment building, plans to commute to Chicago once a week.

Austin »

Violence will bring Rev. Al Sharpton and Martin Luther King III to Chicago this month.

Albany Park »

The North Side legislator plans to introduce a bill closing a concealed-carry loophole.

Canaryville »

The family of the Canaryville man who died in November held a memorial service this week.

Bronzeville »

Friends and teachers gatherered outside a Bronzeville high school for powerful daytime memorial ceremony.

Chatham »

Two men face robbery charges after allegedly holding up family members celebrating after Sunday services.

Altgeld Gardens »

Robbery suspect's alleged accomplice spotted in casino photo, charged this week.  

River North »

Off-duty cop T homas Wortham IV was killed in 2010 when gang members tried to steal his motorcycle.