Chicago Police release crime statistics for January 2015
Chicago crime was up in January 2015 from last year’s historic low.
There were eight more murders last month than there were in January 2014.
That’s when the city recorded the fewest January murders in 50 years.
There were 31 more shootings last month than there were in January 2015, while 38 more people were hit by gunfire last month than in January 2014.