Girl, 15, grazed in Greater Grand Crossing shooting

The 15-year-old was at a park about 12:44 a.m. in the 100 block of West 66th Street when the fight broke out among a group of males, according to Chicago police. Someone fired shots, grazing the girl on her face.

Girl, 14, missing from West Rogers Park

Wajidah Nabihussin was last seen about 9 p.m. August 7 and is missing from the 6300 block of North Talman Avenue, Chicago police said in a missing person alert. She may be with a man who’s 25 to 26 years old and between 5-foot-5 to 5-foot-7.

Teen shot in Lawndale

A 17-year-old boy was wounded in a shooting Saturday in Lawndale on the West Side.

Children are paying the price as gun violence surges nationwide

Their deaths underscore an exceptionally violent summer in which cities across the country have seen gun violence increase against a backdrop of protests over police brutality and a global pandemic. While the vast majority of victims are adults, media reports have chronicled a slew of young children and teenagers caught up in the violence as unintended targets.

Judge orders release of body camera video in Floyd case

Judge Peter Cahill ruled Friday the that videos from the body cameras of Thomas Lane and J. Kueng taken on the night Floyd died will be made publicly available, though it is unclear how or when the footage will be released.

Boy, 14, shot in West Pullman

The 14-year-old walked into Roseland Community Hospital at 4:28 a.m. with a gunshot wound to his shoulder, according to Chicago police. He was transferred to Comer Children’s Hospital in fair condition.