Medill Newsmakers: Fighting gun violence in Chicago through research, youth programs

Crime Lab

By Elise Devlin Medill Reports More people were shot to death in Chicago in 2021 than in any other year on record, according to the Chicago Data Portal. Yet many Chicagoans are trying to combat gun violence through weaponizing this data and using it to kick-start initiatives and organizations where needed.  Kimberley Smith, director of […]