Gun violence

Relatives of shooting victim express grief

August 27, 2018

Relatives of Jacksonville shooting victim Elijah Clayton read a statement to reporters. A cousin, Brandi Pettijohn, said the family was "devastated by yet another senseless act of gun violence." She said Clayton "did not believe in violence." (Aug. 27)

Anti-violence Protest Shuts Down Chicago Traffic

August 3, 2018

About 200 anti-violence protesters shut down Chicago's Lake Shore Drive and disrupted rush hour traffic on the city's North Side as they demand more government action against gun violence. (Aug. 2)

Update hourly