- a riot at the Wilson el stop
- numerous gang-related shootings
- an extremely high number of 911 calls to report "shots fired"
Police reports were coming in so fast on Monday, April 21st, that the people listening to the police scanners couldn't keep up with the calls.
The residents are angry and frightened. They're organizing, creating their own rallies, and vocal about how unacceptable this situation is.
This is the alderman's response, updated April 21st, to the violence and chaos that's taking place, literally, right outside her office: