I Am Sick of All the Violence In Chicago

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 16 People

    I have been mugged at gunpoint twice in 3 years.

    The last time was this past July and it happened at 9am while I was waiting for the bus in Pilsen. I would never have thought I'd be saying this, but all the violence in Chicago is making me think about moving to the burbs.
    atomicjenn atomicjenn
    36-40, F
    Dec 22, 2013


    I don't know why there has been this sudden spike in violence in the area.  It seems to have come from nowhere, but it's here now & we must do something about it. I have to admit that I can't stand the way media words their reports on these acts of violence.  The...
    debmichelle debmichelle
    Jul 20, 2008


    There has been so much gun violence in Chicago that I am afraid to go anywhere. Everyday not one but multiple people are shot or killed in every part of the city from downtown to the suburbs. I did not take my kids to see fireworks because I was afraid something might happen...
    Braveheart4real Braveheart4real
    36-40, F
    Jul 6, 2008
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