Sign up for the MSNBC newsletter
You have been successfully added to our newsletter.
Let our news meet your inbox
Chicago murder rate up 38 percent
While other major cities are seeing a decrease in murder, Chicago’s rate has skyrocketed. So far 240 people have been killed, 66 more deaths than the same period in 2011. Rep. Danny Davis, D-Il., talks with Rev. Al Sharpton about the factors contributing to the homicide surge.