Enlightening Commentary

New Year’s Stupidity

Posted on December 31, 2020

New Year's  Drunk2020’s slight “uptick” will place it in the same shitty neighborhood as 2016. See our Year End Calculus post for a refresher on where that year ended and how this nonsense gets tallied. Lastly, 2020’s final metrics, stats and graphics will be forthcoming throughout the weekend.

Mostly Peaceful Tally: 6 killed, 27 wounded
2019 New Year’s tally: 7 killed, 39 wounded*
2018 New Year’s tally: 3 killed, 30 wounded
2017 New Year’s tally: 3 killed, 24 wounded
2016 New Year’s tally: 9 killed, 52 wounded
2015 New Year’s tally: 4 killed, 40 wounded
2014 New Year’s tally: 3 killed, 25 wounded

New Years Eve
1:30p 300 E Pershing, Douglas, M/15
3:15p 700 E 37th, Oakland, F/30
7:00p 6000 S Kilbourn, West Lawn, M/?
8:45p 4640 W Adams, Austin, M/31
9:10p 2600 E 75th, South Shore, M/34
New Years Day
12:12a 8700 S Buffalo, South Chicago, F/51
12:12a 8700 S Buffalo, South Chicago, M/51
12:50a 7400 S St Lawrence, Grand Crossing, F/50
12:55a 2300 S Trumbull, Little Village, M/29
1:30a 1200 N Cicero, Austin, M/37
2:10a 1400 N Hamlin, Humboldt Park, F/18
3:15a 4700 S King, Grand Boulevard, M/62
12:05p 1200 S Kedvale, North Lawndale, M/34 (story)
5:05p 4800 W Fulton, Austin, F/28
5:05p 4800 W Fulton, Austin, M/29
5:05p 4800 W Fulton, Austin, M/30
10:15p 6600 S Wabash, Grand Crossing, M/21
10:40p 2100 S Allport, Lower West Side, M/29
Saturday 1/2
12:00a 700 W 72nd, Englewood, M/58
12:55a 6800 S Green, Englewood, M/16
3:20p 2300 N Ridgeway, Logan Square, M/16
5:30p 4400 W Monroe, Garfield Park, M/19
9:10p 1700 S Paulina, Lower West Side, M/50
9:20p 3100 W Ogden, North Lawndale, M/29
10:40p 3700 W Flournoy, Garfield Park, F/33
Sunday 1/3
3:20a 6300 S Morgan, Englewood, F/16
11:15a 800 N Springfield, Humboldt Park, M/32
6:05p 3300 W Chicago, Humboldt Park, M/28
6:45p 5200 S Moody, Garfield Ridge, M/41
7:10p 6800 S Stony Island, South Shore, M/29
7:30p 7300 S Kenwood, South Shore, M/37
9:15p 6900 S Justine, Englewood, M/19
9:45p 6200 S Vernon, Woodlawn, M/46
No Accountability Monday
Cancelled due to 2020 hangover

police involved
Weekend = 12p Thursday – 6a Monday
*Each year had different timeframes: 2019 = Fri – Wed; 2018 = Fri – Tues; 2016, 2017 = Fri – Mon; 2015, 2020 = Thurs – Mon; 2014 = Wed – Mon