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Urban Gun Violence

Hundreds Discuss Urban Violence At 'Emergency' Chicago Summit

Posted 07.27.2013 | Chicago

Hundreds gathered Friday at Chicago State University after members of the Congressional Black Caucus called an "emergency" national summit on urban vi...

Teens Among 3 Killed, 8 Hurt In Overnight Gun Violence Citywide

Posted 05.18.2013 | Chicago

At least 11 people were wounded in overnight gun violence in Chicago -- and three of the victims died. The first fatal shooting happened around 7:2...

It's Time For a New Approach to Violence

Jakada Imani | Posted 10.04.2011 | San Francisco
Jakada Imani

It is rare that young people who witness violence in our cities are counseled. Too often the coping mechanisms that youth learn in the streets only fuel the cycle of violence.

Gun Violence: Rural, Urban Children Die By Gunshot At Equal Rates

AP | CARLA K. JOHNSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Children in the most rural areas of the United States are as likely to die by gunshot as kids in the biggest cities, a new analysis of...