This Week's Edition - Crime in Chicago

Ceasefire helps save lives

Ceasefire helps save lives

Recent shootings in Chicago has prompted many to worry. However, Ceasefire Chicago seems to be playing a big role in preventing violence. Ceasefire uses public health models to stop violence in its tracks. They try to cool down situations and mediate between parties that have . . . .

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Chicago kayaking: safe?

Chicago kayaking: safe?

If you think Kayaking on the Chicago river can be harmless think again. On July 1 60 kayakers were rescued when their kayaks capsized and went adrift. [View the story "Kayaking in Chicago River can be a bit dangerous" on Storify] Related Links Kayaking

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Crime victims: Know your rights

Crime victims: Know your rights

Know your rights after you've been the victim of crime.

Updated Jul 18, 2012
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Crime by the numbers

Crime by the numbers

Crimes – Map Crimes – Map Powered by Socrata According to the 2011 Chicago Murder Analysis issued by the Chicago Police Department, the number of murder victims has decreased significantly . . . .

Updated Jul 18, 2012
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