Chicago Carjackings Rise, Including Trendy Areas

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With gun violence bringing unflattering national attention to Chicago, carjackings have quietly gone off the charts as well. While shootings and homicides are largely concentrated in impoverished pockets of the South and West sides, carjackings are occurring throughout the city, the Chicago Tribune reports. Last year, Chicago recorded 663 carjackings, nearly double the 339 in 2015 and the most since 2009. The . . .

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