- 616 people have been reported killed so far this year
- This past weekend was particularly bloody
(CNN)Chicago started the year in a bloodbath, a harbinger of the homicide count 2016 would beget.
A grim by the numbers
Tackling the violence
A two-year plan
Read our past coverage to learn more about Chicago's violence, police department, high-profile shootings and victims.
- Laquan McDonald video: Shot teen spins, falls onto road
- Why did it take 13 months for police to release that video?
- 'Lord, when is this going to end?'
- Task force accuses Chicago police of institutional racism
- Fears of a 'long, hot summer' as Chicago racks up a deadly record
- Inside Chicago's broken trust
- The forgotten victims of gun violence