"Chicago Had a Different Kind of Fireworks During Independence Day Weekend... 102 People Shot, 15 Killed In Chicago Over Long Fourth Of July Weekend
They really need stronger gun laws with stricter background checks.
Yeah, that’s the ticket.
...The holiday weekend has become the most violent period in the city for the last several years, despite the extra efforts to stop the shootings before they start.
Police have increased street patrols and allocated resources though predictive policing, which uses data to identify hot spots for crime and Chicago has some of the strictest gun laws.
Still, the nation’s third-largest city has seen nearly 330 murders already this year.
Here's the breakdown and stats...