By Jenn Jacques
Stop me if you’ve heard this one: Why do criminals keep committing crimes with guns in Chicago!?
Because they know they have an 80.6% chance of getting away with it!
So sad…. yet so true.
Example: on Wednesday, the same day Chicago PD Superintendent Eddie Johnson announced the creation of a “Summer Patrol Unit” to deal with rising gun violence in step with rising temperatures, the Windy City reported 12 shootings resulting in 2 deaths.
Not even halfway through the year, and the city has witnessed more than 1,600 people shot, nearly 250 resulting in death. Johnson said the unit will respond to ‘major incidents anywhere in the city, from summer downtown festivals to neighborhood gang crime hot spots’.
“This summer mobile patrol unit will be able to be deployed anywhere in the city,” Johnson told reporters. “If we see things popping up that we need to address with a large force of police officers, then we’ll send them in that direction.”
“This effort builds on what we already know about crime in Chicago. It’s driven by gang members with illegal guns and long track records of criminal history.”
Speaking of ‘long track records of criminal history’… Dominiq Greer …Read the Rest
Source:: Bearing Arms