Against the backdrop of unprecedented gun violence, Reggie Yates travels to Chicago to investigate gun crime in President Obama’s adopted hometown. In 2015, there were 468 murders, and the murder rate has increased by 72%. Who is to blame when many of the victims are young African-American men? Reggie learns firsthand about police brutality, but… Continue reading Life And Death On The Streets of Chicago | Full Documentary | TRACKS
A look at Illinois gun laws in the wake of the tragic mass shooting at an elementary school in Texas. Plus, City Hall bets big on a Bally’s casino. And new research into long-haul COVID-19. #ChicagoTonightWTTW #WTTWNews
A man was shot by Chicago police during a traffic stop in the city’s Kenwood community area after the man tried to flee the scene. He was hospitalized in good condition.
WARNING: CONTAINS VERY STRONG LANGUAGE Killings in Chicago have hit a 20-year high as the grim toll for homicides passes 500. The BBC’s Ian Pannell and Darren Conway explore a world where gangs and guns rule. Please subscribe HERE Islamic State’s ‘Most Wanted’ World In Pictures Big Hitters Just Good News
Chicago’s top cop once again blamed the courts after another violent weekend in which 70 people were shot, and 12 of them were killed. Full story: