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Chicago Hits 500 Murders in 2012

Edward570 Wrote: Dec 28, 2012 10:34 PM
I can't think of a greater city nor a finer group of people for this to be happening to. Let's keep the numbers climbing and the body count high.You people are proving both that gun control works and race has everything to do with it.

Chicago needs a resolution for the New Year: ending gang violence in the Windy City. The hometown of President Barack Obama just reached its 500th murder of the year under the leadership of Mayor Rahm Emanuel, a new record. Chicago has some of the strictest gun control laws in the country.

Chicago has hit a dismal milestone. A late night shooting has marked the city’s 500th homicide for the year.

40-year-old Nathaniel Jackson was shot on the city’s West Side around 9 p.m Thursday. He was pronounced dead shortly after midnight. The victim’s family...

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