As Chicago Murders Top 780, A New Focus on Guns

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When shootings spiked in January in Los Angeles, police quelled violence in the hardest-hit area by swiftly analyzing data and holding daily conference calls among station commanders to decide where to send officers. Shootings in that part of the city dropped. As a devastatingly violent year in Chicago ends, police in the city plan to launch a similar effort, focusing on two long-suffering police districts, Want to read more? Please subscribe to The Crime Report!