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  • A tribute to a Chicago policeman and his sons

    I was moved to tears this morning by the wonderful photo of brothers Connor and Ryan Durkin, two little boys, proudly holding their father's commendations (and) waiting to shake hands with Chicago police Superintendent Garry McCarthy ("On behalf of my dad," News, Jan. 21). The looks on their faces are priceless! Thank you Nancy Stone for making my day and thank you daddy Mike for your service to Chicago and for raising two outstanding young men!
  • Emanuel acknowledges some Chicagoans don't feel safe in homes

    Emanuel acknowledges some Chicagoans don't feel safe in homes
    Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Tuesday tried to make the case he's done on a good job on crime during his four years in office while acknowledging that many Chicagoans don't feel safe in their own neighborhoods. The mayor's speech on public safety came as...

    Chicago ends 2014 with fewer homicides, but shooting victims up 14 percent

    Chicago ends 2014 with fewer homicides, but shooting victims up 14 percent
    While Chicago ended 2014 with slightly fewer homicides than the year before, 327 more people were shot in the city — an increase of 14 percent, according to the Chicago Police Department. The city has seen a marked drop in homicides during the...

    Chicago homicides down citywide in 2014 but some communities see uptick

    Chicago homicides down citywide in 2014 but some communities see uptick
    While Chicago saw a slight decrease in homicides in 2014, communities such as Humboldt Park—where gang recruitment has turned deadly—and Rogers Park saw a jump in slayings even as some South Side areas marked double-digit declines in killings,...

    Chicago homicides continue drop, but grim trend in shootings

    Chicago homicides continue drop, but grim trend in shootings
    With the Chicago Police Department focused on combating gang violence, stemming the flow of illegal firearms and dismantling drug-trafficking operations, the number of killings in the city continued its downward trend in 2014, and the year is on pace to...