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Looking into the rise in gun violence in NYC

Posted at 8:57 AM, Jul 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-06 08:57:27-04

NEW YORK — For two weekends in a row, gun violence has increased in the five boroughs.

The increase in violence comes around the same time the City Council voted to cut $1 billion from the NYPD at the height of the “defund the police” movement.

Professor and Director of the Center on Transnational Policing Laurence Ralph spoke to PIX11 Morning News and weighed in on the recent spike in shootings.