It looks like the Chicago prohibition against guns in the city is working out fine.
Year to Date
Shot & Killed: 86
Shot & Wounded: 398
Total Shot: 484
Total Homicides: 102
Considering that murder usually increases in the summer months, we could be reading about a record killing year.
"Shootings in 2016 are more than double the same period in 2015, according to data kept by the
ribune. Killings are up 130 percent. As of Sunday, at least 365 people have been shot in Chicago
this year and at least 70 of them have been killed."
"Budgetary pressures and low investor confidence are forcing Chicago's public school system to
borrow money at ruinous interest rates just to stay afloat. Reuters reports:
The Chicago Board of Education managed to sell only $725 million of an originally planned
$795.5 million of...
Said his record was "strong" and he could be "proud" but forced him to resign cause you know, dindus in the streets.
CHICAGO-Highlighting increasingly dangerous conditions within the city, a new study published Monday by Northwestern University's Department of Environmental Studies revealed that approximately 75 percent...
The other day a young, innocent 9 year old Chicago boy was lured away by a gang and brutally murdered by his fathers rivals. It's one of the most disgusting stories many have heard in the Chicago daily murders.
The man occupying the White House has come out to speak about and defend Trevor...
man.... that must be some union -
"Burge still receives a pension for his years on the force."
CHICAGO - Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced Tuesday that the city has reached an...
"Chicago drew closer to a fiscal free fall on Friday with a rating downgrade from Moody's
Investors Service that could trigger the immediate termination of four interest-rate swap
agreements, costing the city about $58 million and raising the prospect of more broken
"Quietly, and with little fanfare, a lawsuit has been working its way through the federal court here in Chicago which has the potential to shake the Chicago Police Department to its core.
At issue are allegations of a "blue wall" in the department, a code of silence where those who raise their...
Just watching this video, watch and laugh, but pay attention to the last part, since they aren't making as much money as planned they are raising fees for everything else, GEE would it be nice if they cut government spending a hand outs to balance the budget!!! OH silly me, they wouldn't know...
Somewhat long, but worth the read
By Kelly Riddell - The Washington Times - Sunday, August 24, 2014
An 86-year-old Illinois man with a concealed carry permit fired his weapon at an armed robbery suspect fleeing police last month, stopping the man in his...
Those gun laws sure do seem to be working.
So enacting more laws doesn't seem to be reducing shootings. Go figure.
Hey Andy. You paying attention?
This map will update through the weekend as shootings in Chicago are confirmed. Click on a location for the time, address and other details about...
June 25, 2014
In a remarkable commentary published this afternoon, CNN commentator and legal analyst Mel Robbins noted that the next time there is a mass shooting, one should not blame gun rights...
Gun in donated clothes kills Chicago woman.
Carmen Dominguez, 54, was sorting through clothes with a male co-worker at the South Side thrift store where she worked this morning when a.22 caliber pistol accidentally went off.
Her co-worker reportedly told police that as they were going through...