As I'm writing this post, 1973 people have been shot in Chicago since January 1 of this year, including 329 killed. These numbers will go up overnight.
This Fourth of July weekend, typically one of the most violent of the year for the city, the Chicago Tribune released several pieces on the last six months of gun violence, including a video compilation of work from myself and my colleagues. Please have a look and share:
Working the late shift and overnight shift means covering a lot of the gun violence here in Chicago. Initially, I titled this post "Summer So Far" until I realized I have photos starting back in January.