This is Victor Maggio of Maggio News reporting on the 700 murders on the bloody streets of Chicago. This is a short video compilation of shootings, victims and crime scenes across the Chicago-land area throughout the spring, summer, fall, of 2016.
Today the city of Chicago reached a grizzly milestone, the 700th homicide has been realized by the residents and political leadership of the city of Chicago. As of November, 17th 2016, 700 people have been murdered of which 629 people have been shot and killed and 3293 have been shot and wounded on the bloody streets of Chicago.
What is causing this unprecedented rise in violence here in Chicago? For more than three decades Chicago has been deemed a sanctuary city. The result of this designation by Chicago’s political leaders over the years, has left an open invitation to the cartels to come and set up drug cells all over the city. The Sinaloa cartel supply’s 80 % of all the drugs that are sold on the streets of Chicago, the massive stranglehold by the cartels has left Chicago renamed, Sinaloa CITY. Illegal drugs are the root cause of the violence plaguing Chicago for the past thirty years. Along with the drugs comes the guns, the guns are used as a tool to enforce and expand the gangs drug trade. This illegal policy supported by the politicians her in Chicago is adding fuel to the fire which has left the residents of Chicago vulnerable to all kinds of violent horrors.
On the bloody streets of Chicago, a person is shot every 2 Hours and a person is murdered every 11 hours. The most violent month in Chicago is June. In 2016, 623 males and 59 females were shot and killed and 2892 males and 345 females were wounded in shootings across the city. The ages of the victims killed and wounded start at ages 1 to 12 years-old, 9 little kids have been shot and killed and 23 were wounded. Ages 13 to 19-year-olds, 97 killed and 652 have been wounded. The most frequent age group being shot and killed at an alarming rate, are people ages 20 to 34 years-old, 321 have been killed and 1618 wounded.
The ethnic breakdown of the people shot in Chicago are 77.8% black, 16.9% Hispanic, and 5.3% are white or another race. The success rate of apprehending and charging murders in Chicago is a mere 20%, that means 80% of the shooters are still at large. Chicago leads the nation in multiple victim shootings. In 1 incident, a group of 7 people were shot, in 9 separate incidents, 5 people were shot, in 19 other incidents, 4 people were shot, in 85 incidents, 3 people were shot, and finally 394 pairs of people were shot in Chicago.
There have been an unprecedented 45 expressway shootings in Chicago so far this year. In 2015 the shootings have cost the city of Chicago, an estimated 2.5 billion dollars a year in ER and Hospital expenses. 700 people have lost their lives on the bloody streets of Chicago and the politicians don’t seem to even care.