According to the visually stimulating Hey Jackass website, which keeps a running tab on murders in Chicago, a total of 315 persons have been murdered in Chicago to date in 2021. In June, there is already an incredible number of murders – 64 killed.
Currently, in Chicago, a person is wounded every 2:18 minutes, and every 12:26 someone gets murdered.
Hey Jackass is operated by statistical organizers and visualization activists. The website slaims to illustrating the Chicago values of murder, crime & mayhem.
Chicago’s burgeoning violent crime epidemic has been the subject of a lot of nationwide scrutiny over the past few years.