Guns turned in at a June 2, 2018, gun buyback event.Anthony Guglielmi/Twitter

Police Giving $100 For Unwanted Guns During West Side Turn-In Event

Similar gun buy back events have led to controversy in the past.

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Robber Punches, Steals From Victims 4 Times In Albany Park And Mayfair

The most recent robbery happened June 10 in the 4900 block of North Pulaski Road.

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Protesters Demand Release Of Immigrant Children In Heartland’s Chicago Shelters

“Anybody who has children, or had children, should take this personally,” one activist said of the five shelters Heartland operates in Chicago neighborhoods.