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One of Chicago's bloodiest years ends with 762 homicides

5 months 3 weeks 3 days ago January 02, 2017 Jan 2, 2017 Monday, January 02 2017 January 02, 2017 7:15 AM in News
Source: WBRZ

CHICAGO - Chicago has ended 2016 with 762 homicides - the most in two decades.

Data released by the Chicago Police Department also shows 1,100 more shootings in 2016 than the year before.

Police recovered 8,300 illegal guns in 2016, a 20 percent increase from the previous year.

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