Crime in Chicago dropped in 2018, with 100 fewer murders than 2017 and an eight percent drop in criminal complaints, police say. But not all neighborhoods are experiencing those successes.
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There Were Fewer Homicides in Chicago in 2018
In this Aug. 6, 2018, file photo Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson, with Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, left, speaks at a news conference in Chicago.
The Relationship between Cuts to the Cure Violence Model ...
To learn more about the data on on the Relationship between the Cure Violence Model and citywide increases and decreases in killing in Chicago, read the a summary of the data as well as the full report.
Timeline of organized crime in Chicago - Wikipedia
Chicago, Illinois, has a long history of organized crime and was famously home to the American mafia figure Al Capone.This article contains a list of major events related to organized crime.
Crime in Chicago - Wikipedia
Crime in Chicago has been tracked by the Chicago Police Department's Bureau of Records since the beginning of the 20th century. The city's overall crime rate, especially the violent crime rate, is higher than the US average. Chicago was responsible for nearly half of 2016's increase in homicides in the US, though the nation's crime rates remain near historic lows.
What’s the Homicide Capital of America? Murder Rates in U ...
The upward trend in the national murder rate is attributed to sharp increases in crime in a handful of American cities. In Chicago, for example, the murder rate nearly doubled between 2014 and 2016.
It's not just Chicago. Murder clearance rate is a ...
Last weekend in Chicago, more than 70 people were shot, including 12 fatally, but only a single arrest has been made so far from the dozens of shootings over a 60-hour period.
Why is there so much shooting and killing in Chicago ...
Seventy-five people were shot, 13 fatally, from Friday, Aug. 3 to Monday, Aug 6, 2018, in Chicago. (Chicago Tribune)
Baltimore police stopped noticing crime. A wave of ...
Baltimore police stopped noticing crime after Freddie Gray's death. A wave of killings followed. Baltimore's murder rate reached an all-time high last year.
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Chicago sees drop in homicides, shootings in 2017 but ...
CHICAGO — Chicago ended 2017 with fewer homicides than the year before, but gang violence in the city's most dangerous neighborhoods kept the total number of killings above the 600 mark for only ...