Despite bloody weekend, Chicago’s murder rate is down, police chief says

Despite bloody weekend, Chicago's murder rate is down, police chief says

*Photo: Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy

“People always say, ‘I don’t feel much better, even though shootings might be down by 40%,'” Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy told CNN. “Well, the reason for that is kind of simple. If you have 10 shootings in your neighborhood last year, and you have six shootings in your neighborhood this year, do you feel 40% better? Absolutely not.”~ Tricia Escobedo, CNN

Continue to read on here: http://www.cnn.com/2014/04/24/us/chicago-violence/

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