Chicago statistics can be followed here - 2015 Stats | Chicago Murder, Crime & Mayhem | HeyJackass!Oh Good. I guess this means they are going to stay out of my house this Christmas. Year before last the Grinch, took my tools from my garage. It ticks me off when I see gun violence reports, because the number is only where it is because of crime. Eliminate that and self defense against crime, and WOW, what a different number. Look at Chicago tonight. I would bet someone will get shot, but that's a safe bet in Chicago just about any night.