CHICAGO—(ENEWSPF)—July 20, 2018
By: Rosemary Piser
Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Police Department (CPD) Superintendent Eddie Johnson announced today that Chicago Police have recovered over 5,000 illegal guns so far in 2018.
At the announcement Mayor Emanuel said, “I commend our officers for doing the difficult and dangerous work of taking more than 5,000 illegal guns off the streets this year. Every illegal gun recovered means fewer potential senseless shootings, fewer tragedies and less gun violence in our city.”
Superintendent Johnson added, "There are far too many guns on the streets of Chicago and the men . . .