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Chicago Weekend Violence

Shootings Leave 1 Dead, 6 Hurt Since Friday Evening

Posted 11.24.2013 | Chicago

Story by Quinn Ford, via DNAinfo Chicago SOUTH DEERING — One man was killed and six others were wounded in shootings across the South and West si...

6 Dead, At Least 30 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Posted 08.19.2013 | Chicago

A 7-year-old boy shot carrying his bicycle was among the weekend's shooting victims in Chicago where six people were killed and at least 30 more injur...

Police Shoot, Kill Man Stabbing Ex-Wife With 'Foot-Long Butcher Knife'

Posted 07.29.2013 | Chicago

A man fatally shot by Chicago police while apparently stabbing his estranged wife was the lone fatality in a weekend that left 17 others wounded by gu...

Mother, Toddler Son Shot Near 'Murder Park' During Violent Weekend

Posted 07.01.2013 | Chicago

A peaceful Sunday evening at a Chicago park turned into mayhem when a pair of gunmen fired at least a dozen shots on a van packed with women and child...

Two Dead, At Least 18 Wounded In Weekend Gun Violence

Posted 06.09.2013 | Chicago

Story by DNAinfo staff via DNAinfo Chicago Two men have died, and at least 16 other people have been injured, in gun violence citywide since Friday...

At Least 23 People Shot Over The Weekend, 5 Fatally

Posted 05.20.2013 | Chicago

In yet another violent weekend in Chicago, a 12-year-old boy was among at least 23 people shot in gun-related incidents that left five dead citywide. ...

Man Dead After Humboldt Park Shooting, 13 More Hurt Over Weekend

Posted 04.29.2013 | Chicago

Updated story Chicago police have identified the man killed during a fight outside a Humboldt Park bar Sunday morning. Officials say 36-year-old...

Gun Violence Leaves 3 Dead, 13 Injured In Chicago Since Friday

Posted 04.22.2013 | Chicago

Another weekend of gun violence in Chicago has left three people dead and at least 13 injured in city-wide shootings since Friday. Donald Corneliu...

9 Killed, 5 Wounded In Weekend Violence In Chicago

Posted 01.28.2013 | Chicago

At least eight people died violent deaths over the weekend in Chicago, seven of them on Saturday, one of the deadliest days the city has seen in some ...

Man Shot At 22nd Floor Palmer House Party

Posted 01.20.2013 | Chicago

A man shot at a party on the 22nd floor of Chicago's historic Palmer House was among the at least 14 wounded, 2 fatally, in weekend violence. The 2...

Weekend Shootings Kill 2, Wound 16 In Chicago

Posted 12.17.2012 | Chicago

Chicago's weekend violence, which included a police shooting and a mob scene, left two dead and 16 more injured. Shortly before noon on Saturday m...

More Than 20 Wounded Over Violent Weekend

Posted 09.24.2012 | Chicago

More than 20 people were injured or killed in a series of violent incidents across Chicago last weekend. An altercation outside of a nightclub on W...

24 Shot, 2 Killed In Weekend Violence

Posted 09.03.2012 | Chicago

In the Saturday and Sunday preceding Labor Day, 24 people were shot across Chicagoland, two fatally. Jeffrey Smith, 38, of the 5100 block of South ...

5 Dead, 29 Hurt In City Weekend Violence

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 08.06.2012 | Chicago

Five men are dead and at least 29 people were wounded in acts of violence around the city this weekend. The weekend’s first fatality occurred ear...

12-Year-Old Among 7 Killed, 22 Hurt In Weekend Shootings

Posted 05.21.2012 | Chicago

At least seven people -- including two youths, aged 12 and 14 -- were fatally shot over the weekend in Chicago while the NATO summit and the protests ...

Chicago's Top Cop Takes Blame For Bloody Weekend

Posted 03.20.2012 | Chicago

After a particularly bloody weekend in Chicago that left 10 dead and at least 40 wounded in a rash of gun violence, city officials and community membe...

10 DEAD, At Least 40 Wounded In Chicago Weekend Shootings

Posted 03.19.2012 | Chicago

At least 10 people were killed and 40 others wounded in one of the most violent Chicago weekends in recent history. The Chicago Sun-Times reports ...

WATCH: Two Teens Charged In 6-Year-Old's Shooting Death

Posted 03.19.2012 | Chicago

Two Chicago teens were charged Sunday in the weekend shooting death of 6-year-old Aliyah Shell in the city's Little Village neighborhood. Juan Barr...

Emanuel Pledges More Beat Cops As Seven Die During Weekend Violence

Posted 08.13.2011 | Chicago

Standing before a crowd of several reporters and over a hundred community members, Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel and new police superintendent Garry McCa...

Two Dead, At Least Eight Wounded Overnight In Chicago Shootings

Posted 06.30.2011 | Chicago

Two people were killed and at least eight people were wounded in separate Chicago shootings late Friday into early Saturday. CBS 2 Chicago reports...

Weekend Violence Leaves 40 Shot, Seven Dead

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

UPDATE: According to the latest report, at least 52 people in total were shot between Friday evening and early Monday in Chicago. ---- At least 52 ...