2 People Wounded in Chicago Shootings Wednesday

(Sun Times Wire) At least two people were shot within city limits on Wednesday. The most recent gun violence was reported in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side. At 11:41 p.m., someone shot an 18-year-old man inside an alley in the 12400 block of South Perry Avenue, according to Chicago police. He…

CPD Shooting Victim’s Family Awarded $1.18M Tax Payer Dollars

(ABC) The family of a man shot by a Chicago police officer was awarded a $1.18 million in a wrongful death lawsuit Thursday. At the time of the shooting in June 2015, police described Alfontish Cockerham as a gang member who had previously battered another officer, but the circumstances of surrounding the shooting were enough…

2 People Wounded in Chicago Southside Shootings Tuesday

(Sun Times Wire) Two people were wounded in shootings Tuesday in Chicago. It was the second day with single-digit shooting victims, following a violent Sunday when 22 people were shot — two of them fatally. The last reported shooting Tuesday wounded a man in the South Side Gresham neighborhood. The 29-year-old was walking about 4:15…

3 People Shot in Chicago Monday

(Sun Times Wire) Three people were wounded Monday in citywide shootings within 24 hours. It was a dramatic decrease in gun violence from Sunday, when two people were killed and 20 others wounded. The last shooting Monday wounded two men in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side. They were entering a vehicle about 5 p.m. in…

2 Killed, 27 Wounded in Weekend Shootings across Chicago

(Sun Times Wire) Chicago saw two people killed and 27 others wounded in shootings this weekend, surpassing gun violence tolls of any weekend since October. Much of the shootings — and both fatalities — happened on Sunday, when 22 people were shot On Saturday, five were wounded by gunfire. Eight people were shot on Friday, two of whom…

1 Man Killed, 7 others Wounded in Chicago Shootings Friday

(Sun Times Wire) At least eight people were shot, one fatally, in citywide gun violence on Friday. The only homicide occurred during the afternoon in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side, according to Chicago police. Rigoberto Rodriguez, 23, was found in a gangway about 4:10 p.m. in the 3000 block of West 39th Place, according to…

Man Found Guilty of Fatally Shooting 311 Operator in 2016

(Sun Times Wire) An 18-year-old man was found guilty Thursday of fatally shooting a 311 operator in 2016 a block from the Bronzeville headquarters of the Chicago Police Department. Javion Harris was convicted of two counts of murder and a count of attempted murder, according to court records. His jury trial had begun Monday before…

6 People Wounded in Chicago Shootings Thursday

(Sun Times Wire) At least six people were wounded in citywide shootings during a 24-hour period Thursday, including a man struck by a bullet inside a Loop CTA station’s bustling pedestrian tunnel. The 27-year-old was shot about 5 p.m. in a passageway between the Red and Blue lines at Jackson, according to Chicago Police Chief of Patrol Fred…

Chicago Police Capture Suspected Dan Ryan Killer

It takes time for the CPD to investigate shootings like this eventually the facts come out and the shooter or shooters are brought to justice. Last summer On July 27th a man was fatally shot on the Dan Ryan Expressway, a South Shore man is accused of this murder. The shooter was a backseat passenger in…

9 People Wounded in Chicago Shootings Wednesday

(Sun Times Wire) At least nine people were wounded in shootings Wednesday throughout Chicago during a 24-hour period. The last shooting wounded a man in the Albany Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side. The 25-year-old was standing outside about 10:50 p.m. in the 4700 block of North Kimball Avenue when a black car passed by…

Woman Waiting for Bus in Humboldt Park Hit by Gunfire

(Sun Times Wire) A woman was wounded by gunfire as she waited for a bus early Thursday in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on the West Side. The 32-year-old was at the bus stop just before 4 a.m. in the 4100 block of North Avenue when someone in a black Honda Civic began shooting at another…

2 People Killed, 2 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Tuesday

(Sun Times Wire) At least four people were shot, two fatally, in citywide gun violence on Tuesday. The most recent death from gunfire was a man found shot to death at night in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side, according to police. The man, 21, was found with multiple gunshot wounds to…

West Side Serial Stabber Arrested by CPD

(Sun Times Wire) Bail was denied on Wednesday for a West Side man accused of fatally stabbing a 58-year-old man in an apparently random attack last month in Lawndale. After being taken into custody on Sunday, 24-year-old Darius Mayze allegedly told detectives, “I just get up and go kill when I feel like it,” Cook…

3 Killed, 4 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Monday

(Sun Times Wire) At least seven people were shot — three fatally — within city limits on Monday, including a 25-year-old woman killed in a murder-suicide. A 27-year-old man, Derell D. Sykes, shot her about 8:15 p.m. in the Stony Island Park neighborhood on the South Side, according to Chicago police and the Cook County…

Lawndale Street Vendor Shot and Killed

(Sun Times Wire) A street vendor was shot to death Monday evening in the Lawndale neighborhood on the Southwest Side, police said. At 5:38 p.m., the 55-year-old man was selling items in the 2700 block of West Fluornoy when someone fired shots, striking him in the lower back, according to Chicago police. He was taken…

Chicago Police to add 50 Sergeants to oversee Homicide Detectives

(Tribune) Under pressure over the department’s abysmally low rate of solving shootings, Chicago police announced plans Monday to add 50 more sergeants next year to improve its supervision of detectives investigating violent crime. The department also said it will bring in experts from the Los Angeles Police Department and the U.S. Department of Justice to…

4 Dead, 24 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings

(ABC) Four people were killed and 23 others wounded in shootings throughout Chicago over the weekend. The gun violence surpassed the toll of the extended Thanksgiving weekend, which was twice as long but saw four killed and 19 wounded. Three of the homicides this weekend happened early Sunday and included a man shot dead while…

1 Man Killed, 8 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Thursday

(Sun Times Wire) A man was killed and eight others wounded Thursday within 12 hours of gun violence across Chicago. The homicide happened near the Howard Red Line station in the Rogers Park neighborhood on the North Side. John Williams, 42, was standing on a sidewalk about 11:10 p.m. in the 1600 block of West…

2 Killed, 3 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Wednesday

(Sun Times Wire) Two people were dead and three others wounded by the end of Wednesday after 24 hours of gun violence in Chicago. A man was shot to death about 10 p.m. in the Avondale neighborhood on the Northwest Side. Officers responded to a call of a person shot in the 2800 block of…

1 Man Killed, 3 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Tuesday

(Sun Times Wire) A man was killed and three others wounded in Chicago gun violence within 24 hours Tuesday. A 19-year-old man died after he was shot multiple times in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side. The man was shot at 7:05 p.m. in the 100 block of North Laramie Avenue, according to Chicago…

4 Teens Wounded in Chicago Shootings Monday

(Sun Times Wire) At least four people were shot and wounded in citywide gun violence on Monday, all of them teenagers struck during drive-by attacks. The last reported shooting happened during the evening in the border of the Rogers Park and West Rogers Park neighborhoods on the North Side. About 7:15 p.m., someone in a…

4 Dead, 19 Wounded in Thanksgiving Weekend Shootings across Chicago

(Sun Times Wire) Four people have been killed and 19 others wounded in citywide shootings over the Thanksgiving weekend, including a teenage boy shot dead by an off-duty officer during an armed robbery early Thanksgiving Day. About 2:20 a.m., the officer was sitting in his personal vehicle in the 5800 block of North Talman when…

2 People Killed, 10 Wounded in Thanksgiving Shootings in Chicago

(Fox) Two people were killed, including a teenage boy fatally shot by an off-duty Chicago police officer, and 10 others were wounded in citywide gun violence since the Thanksgiving holiday weekend began on Wednesday night. The police-involved shooting happened early Thanksgiving Day when an off-duty Chicago police officer killed a 16-year-old boy who tried to…

Bloody Chicago: Cops, Gangs, Guns and Murder


Bloody Chicago Video: This episode covers Chicago Cops, Gang indictments over the past 4 years, the Mercy Hospital mass shooting that killed one Chicago Police Officer Samuel Jimenez, ER Doctor Tamara O’Neal, Pharmacy Tech Dayna Less. A shootout between cops and an armed sus...

Bloody Chicago Video: This episode covers Chicago Cops, Gang indictments over the past 4 years, the Mercy Hospital mass shooting that killed one Chicago Police Officer Samuel Jimenez, ER Doctor Tamara O’Neal, Pharmacy Tech Dayna Less.

A shootout between cops and an armed suspect that wounded a cop shot in his bullet proof vest on the south-side.

The stabbing of a Cook County Sheriff and a violent shooting on the west-side.

Our Condolences to the families affected by the Mercy Hospital mass shooting.

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2 Killed, 2 Wounded including Chicago Cop in Shootings Tuesday

(Sun Times Wire) At least four people were wounded — two fatally — Tuesday in citywide gun violence that included the second time a Chicago police officer was shot within 24 hours this week. The CPD officer took a bullet to the vest in an exchange of gunfire that wounded another person Tuesday morning after…

6 People Killed, 2 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Monday

(Sun Times Wire) Shootings across Chicago Monday left six people dead and two others wounded. They included one of the city’s deadliest shootings involving an officer, another police shooting involving a fugitive in Bronzeville, and three civilian shootings that left two dead and two wounded. A shooting at Mercy Hospital left four people dead, including…

2 People Killed, 19 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings

(ABC) Two people were killed and 19 others wounded in citywide shootings over the weekend. Four people were wounded Friday evening after 5 p.m., a man was killed and five others wounded on Saturday, and 11 people were shot – one of them fatally – on Sunday. No one was reported shot on Monday. A…

1 Man Killed, 2 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Wednesday

(Sun Times Wire) One man was killed and another two were wounded in a 20-minute span between about 7:10 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in shootings on the South Side and West Side. The most recent shooting left one man dead and another wounded in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side, according…