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  • Published in the journal Youth & Society, the analysis is part of the first nationally-representative study of non-physical youth dating abuse, finding that 48 percent of 12-18-year-olds who have been .

  • Family members are struggling to cope with the death of a 17-year-old following an outbreak of gun violence on Juneteenth.

  • It’s been a busy and violent night folks,” Police Commissioner William Gross said at the scene in Roxbury, where a 15-year-old boy was shot and killed Thursday night.

  • Chaz Carmon says it’s a problem the community needs to address — the number of young people dying because of gun violence.

  • Brevard County law enforcement officers say they are stepping up their efforts to protect the youth in their communities after noticing an increase in violence.

  • Kansas City Chiefs safety Tyrann Mathieu has partnered with Baton Rouge based non-profit TRUCE to create The Shift, a speaking series designed to help at-risk youth find the path to a productive .

  • The plan for arrest and jailing of teenagers comes as the Lightfoot administration has stepped up policing in wake of recent protests and as President Trump urges Democratic leaders in Illinois to .

  • A Chicago nonprofit that works on behalf of the city's young adults sued the city this week.

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  • After a violent weekend of shootings across the city, the Chicago Police Department discussed what issued need to be addressed.

  • There's a lack of options for West End youth during the summer compared to what's offered in the East End, and hanging out draws negative attention.

  • Chaz Carmon says it’s a problem the community needs to address — the number of young people dying because of gun violence.