Seven dead, five wounded in weekend violence

CHICAGO (Sun-Times Media Wire) – Seven people were killed and another five wounded in weekend violence in Chicago — including two separate double-homicide shootings that occurred about 12 hours apart. The seven homicides all occurred Saturday, making the day one of the deadliest in recent memory. The most recent happened in the South Shore neighborhood […]

Guns aren’t the problem

The below FBI chart shows the murder rate in the US has been steadily dropping. The second chart shows the number of FBI background checks has risen dramatically.  The is no actual data for the number of guns sold, but the NICS check is required for buying a gun. The Illinois gun murder rate is going in […]

Email Received from Chicago?

On Sat, Aug 18, 2012 at 3:51 PM, Mr. Olympics <[email protected]> wrote: The Chicago Blood Bath Continues Somebody Please Help Us!! 3 dead, 18 wounded in shootings since Friday evening Respond to this email: Quit voting for socialists who don’t believe you have 2nd amendment rights to defend yourselves!  Election in November!