Outreach Groups Citywide Receive Extra Cash, Resources As Summer Of Gun Violence Continues Across NYCTrying to fight it means more than just increased police patrols, but also gun buyback events and many more violence interrupters.
NYPD Investigating Dozens Of Shootings During What Was An Extremely Violent WeekendFear is growing in neighborhoods across New York City as gun violence climbs.
Communities Making Efforts To Control Gun Violence Amid Spike Across New York CityYear to year, there has been a shocking increase in shootings. Comparing just one day, Aug. 14, 2019, saw two incidents with two victims, but a year later, there were 12 incidents with 20 victims.
Man, Teen Killed In Far Rockaway Shooting As Neighborhood Faces Increasing Gun ViolenceStats from the NYPD show from January to July 5, the 101st Precinct has reported 22 shooting victims compared to 10 in the same time period last year.