Six Months

Chasity, last name not given, looks out of the shattered window of her residence near the scene of a shooting in the 500 block of North Springfield Avenue Saturday, June 4, 2016, in the East Garfield Park neighborhood in Chicago. She said a bullet came through the glass but only shattered the outer pane of the two-pane window. A 20-year-old man went to Stroger Hospital with gunshot wounds to the leg. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune)

Chasity, last name not given, looks out of the shattered window of her residence near the scene of a shooting in the 500 block of North Springfield Avenue Saturday, June 4, 2016, in the East Garfield Park neighborhood in Chicago. She said a bullet came through the glass but only shattered the outer pane of the two-pane window. A 20-year-old man went to Stroger Hospital with gunshot wounds to the leg. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune)

A member of the Chicago Police Department carries a weapon as he inspects a vehicle involved in a shooting in the 500 block of North Springfield Avenue Saturday, June 4, 2016, in the East Garfield Park neighborhood in Chicago. A 20-year-old man went to Stroger Hospital with gunshot wounds to the leg. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

A member of the Chicago Police Department carries a weapon as he inspects a vehicle involved in a shooting in the 500 block of North Springfield Avenue Saturday, June 4, 2016, in the East Garfield Park neighborhood in Chicago. A 20-year-old man went to Stroger Hospital with gunshot wounds to the leg. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

A member of the Chicago Police Department is stationed down the street from the scene of a shooting in a parking lot near the James Hamby Union Hall near East 133rd Street and South Torrence Avenue in the Hegewisch community Friday, June 3, 2016, in Chicago. Two people were shot, both in the legs. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune)

A member of the Chicago Police Department is stationed down the street from the scene of a shooting in a parking lot near the James Hamby Union Hall near East 133rd Street and South Torrence Avenue in the Hegewisch community Friday, June 3, 2016, in Chicago. Two people were shot, both in the legs. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune)

A Vespa scooter is surrounded by police tape near the scene of a fatal shooting in the 2900 block of West Armitage Avenue in Logan Square Friday, June 3, 2016, in Chicago. A 20-year-old man was shot and pronounced dead at the scene and a 21-year-old man was shot in the right leg and was taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Hospital. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

A Vespa scooter is surrounded by police tape near the scene of a fatal shooting in the 2900 block of West Armitage Avenue in Logan Square Friday, June 3, 2016, in Chicago. A 20-year-old man was shot and pronounced dead at the scene and a 21-year-old man was shot in the right leg and was taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Hospital. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

A bicyclist passes by as members of the Chicago Police Department work the scene of a fatal shooting in the 2900 block of West Armitage Avenue in Logan Square Friday, June 3, 2016, in Chicago. A 20-year-old man was shot and pronounced dead at the scene and a 21-year-old man was shot in the right leg and was taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Hospital. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

A bicyclist passes by as members of the Chicago Police Department work the scene of a fatal shooting in the 2900 block of West Armitage Avenue in Logan Square Friday, June 3, 2016, in Chicago. A 20-year-old man was shot and pronounced dead at the scene and a 21-year-old man was shot in the right leg and was taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Hospital. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

A member of the Chicago Police Department helps a woman move her laundry around the scene of a fatal shooting in the 2900 block of West Armitage Avenue in Logan Square Friday, June 3, 2016, in Chicago. A 20-year-old man was shot and pronounced dead at the scene and a 21-year-old man was shot in the right leg and was taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Hospital. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

A member of the Chicago Police Department helps a woman move her laundry around the scene of a fatal shooting in the 2900 block of West Armitage Avenue in Logan Square Friday, June 3, 2016, in Chicago. A 20-year-old man was shot and pronounced dead at the scene and a 21-year-old man was shot in the right leg and was taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Hospital. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Victor Betancourt, 6, looks at letters and photos left by schoolmates of his uncle, 13-year-old Leonardo Betancourt, who was shot and killed in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on Monday evening, at William H. Seward Communication Arts Academy Elementary School Wednesday, May 4, 2016, in Chicago. Leonardo frequently walked Victor to school. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Victor Betancourt, 6, looks at letters and photos left by schoolmates of his uncle, 13-year-old Leonardo Betancourt, who was shot and killed in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on Monday evening, at William H. Seward Communication Arts Academy Elementary School Wednesday, May 4, 2016, in Chicago. Leonardo frequently walked Victor to school. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Karina Betancourt tears up as she looks at letters and photos left by schoolmates of her brother, 13-year-old Leonardo Betancourt, who was shot and killed in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on Monday evening, at William H. Seward Communication Arts Academy Elementary School Wednesday, May 4, 2016, in Chicago. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Karina Betancourt tears up as she looks at letters and photos left by schoolmates of her brother, 13-year-old Leonardo Betancourt, who was shot and killed in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on Monday evening, at William H. Seward Communication Arts Academy Elementary School Wednesday, May 4, 2016, in Chicago. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

A letter written by a schoolmate of 13-year-old Leonardo Betancourt, who was shot and killed in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on Monday evening, is posted with other letters and photos in a hallway at William H. Seward Communication Arts Academy Elementary School Wednesday, May 4, 2016, in Chicago. Family members of Leonardo visited the school Wednesday. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

A letter written by a schoolmate of 13-year-old Leonardo Betancourt, who was shot and killed in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on Monday evening, is posted with other letters and photos in a hallway at William H. Seward Communication Arts Academy Elementary School Wednesday, May 4, 2016, in Chicago. Family members of Leonardo visited the school Wednesday. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

A young man is illuminated by lights from police vehicles as he stands on a porch near the scene of a fatal shooting in the 6400 block of South Damen Avenue Thursday, June 23, 2016, in the West Englewood neighborhood of Chicago. A 28-year-old man was shot in the head and killed at the scene and another 38-year-old man shot in the leg was taken Advocate Christ Medical Center. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune)

A young man is illuminated by lights from police vehicles as he stands on a porch near the scene of a fatal shooting in the 6400 block of South Damen Avenue Thursday, June 23, 2016, in the West Englewood neighborhood of Chicago. A 28-year-old man was shot in the head and killed at the scene and another 38-year-old man shot in the leg was taken Advocate Christ Medical Center. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune)

Heavy snow falls as members of the Chicago Police Department work the scene of a shooting in the 7200 block of South Sangamon Street Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016, in the Englewood neighborhood of Chicago. A 72-year-old woman was shot in the chest, arm and leg and was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Heavy snow falls as members of the Chicago Police Department work the scene of a shooting in the 7200 block of South Sangamon Street Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016, in the Englewood neighborhood of Chicago. A 72-year-old woman was shot in the chest, arm and leg and was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

A member of the Chicago Police Department takes photographs at a crime scene where three people were shot in the 1300 block of South Lawndale Avenue Monday, March 7, 2016, in Chicago. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

A member of the Chicago Police Department takes photographs at a crime scene where three people were shot in the 1300 block of South Lawndale Avenue Monday, March 7, 2016, in Chicago. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Two women waiting outside the emergency room of Advocate Trinity Hospital look at a vehicle taped off by Chicago Police Wednesday, June 1, 2016, in Chicago. 15-year-old Fabien Lavinder was shot in the vehicle in the 2900 block of East 89th Street late Tuesday and later died at the hospital. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Two women waiting outside the emergency room of Advocate Trinity Hospital look at a vehicle taped off by Chicago Police Wednesday, June 1, 2016, in Chicago. 15-year-old Fabien Lavinder was shot in the vehicle in the 2900 block of East 89th Street late Tuesday and later died at the hospital. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Several women comfort a woman on the ground outside of Advocate Trinity Hospital Wednesday, June 1, 2016, in Chicago. 15-year-old Fabien Lavinder was shot in a vehicle in the 2900 block of East 89th Street late Tuesday and later died at the hospital. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Several women comfort a woman on the ground outside of Advocate Trinity Hospital Wednesday, June 1, 2016, in Chicago. 15-year-old Fabien Lavinder was shot in a vehicle in the 2900 block of East 89th Street late Tuesday and later died at the hospital. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Balloons, a cross and other items are left at a memorial down the street from the scene of a shooting in the 500 block of North Springfield Avenue Saturday, June 4, 2016, in the East Garfield Park neighborhood in Chicago. A 20-year-old man went to Stroger Hospital with gunshot wounds to the leg. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

Balloons, a cross and other items are left at a memorial down the street from the scene of a shooting in the 500 block of North Springfield Avenue Saturday, June 4, 2016, in the East Garfield Park neighborhood in Chicago. A 20-year-old man went to Stroger Hospital with gunshot wounds to the leg. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune) 

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:

10 shootings a day: Complex causes of Chicago's spiking violence

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.