Enlightening Commentary

The Weekend’s Stupidity

Posted on August 7, 2020

Chicago Police, Cabrini Green, MLK Riots, 1968Note: Due to lack of social distancing and reckless behavior at Montrose beach downtown early Monday morning, final numbers were delayed a bit.

Final Stupidity Tally: 5 killed, 40 wounded
2019 weekend tally: 5 killed, 46 wounded
2018 weekend tally: 1 killed, 37 wounded
2017 weekend tally: 11 killed, 34 wounded
2016 weekend tally: 12 killed, 44 wounded
2015 weekend tally: 6 killed, 34 wounded
2014 weekend tally: 6 killed, 31 wounded

Friday 8/7
12:50p 1200 N Lockwood, Austin, M/25
3:10p 900 N Harding, Humboldt Park, M/18
3:10p 900 N Harding, Humboldt Park, M/26
5:25p 5200 S Justine, New City, F/21
7:05p 5000 S Washtenaw, Gage Park, M/33
10:00p 1900 N Laramie, Austin, M/26
11:25p 1300 W 15th, Near West Side, M/29
11:30p 7800 S Kingston, South Shore, F/26
11:30p 7800 S Kingston, South Shore, M/27
Saturday 8/8
1:40a 1400 N Milwaukee, West Town, M/30
2:15a 7000 S Dante, South Shore, F/22
2:20a 2100 N Parkside, Belmont Cragin, M/20
3:15a 400 E 80th, Chatham, M/25
3:15a 400 E 80th, Chatham, M/27
3:55a 1300 W 64th, Englewood, M/29
3:55a 1300 W 64th, Englewood, M/20
3:55a 1300 W 64th, Englewood, M/21
4:30a 11500 S Yale, West Pullman, M/14
6:10a 100 N Hamlin, Garfield Park, M/29
12:45p 500 N Lawndale, Humboldt Park, M/24
6:20p 700 S Pulaski, Garfield Park, F/19
7:00p 600 N Avers, Humboldt Park, M/30
7:35p 2000 W Chase, Rogers Park, M/21
9:55p 6700 S Cornell, Woodlawn, M/25
10:35p 6700 N Hermitage, Rogers Park, M/39
11:25p 1300 S Christiana, North Lawndale, M/17
11:35p 800 W 29th, Bridgeport, M/23
Sunday 8/9
12:45a 100 W 66th, Grand Crossing, F/15
3:00a 6700 S Maplewood, Chicago Lawn, M/31
3:15a 2500 S California, Little Village, M/33
3:15a 2500 S California, Little Village, M/46
3:50a 3400 N Kedzie, Avondale, M/22
2:30p 1200 S Loomis, Near West Side, F/30
2:40p 5700 S Aberdeen, Englewood, M/20
2:55p 800 E 81st, Chatham, M/42
3:20p 5200 S Justine, New City, M/23
3:30p 2300 S Millard, Little Village, M/25
6:40p 800 E 89th, Chatham, M/19
6:40p 800 E 89th, Chatham, M/27
8:55p 12300 S Lowe, West Pullman, M/21
11:40p 7700 S South Shore, South Shore, F/27
Loot-N-Shoot Monday
It’s called a pandemic, people.
1:50a 200 S Wabash, Loop, M/20
3:00a 7700 S Ingleside, Grand Crossing, M/22
4:00a 400 N Clark, Near North Side, M/38
5:35a 6900 S Elizabeth, Englewood, M/38

Key:
shooting
homicide
police involved
Weekend = 12p Friday – 6a Monday