On Monday, Morning Edition explored crime rates in Chicago and how the murder rate went up in 2012. That was against national trends and even against Chicago's long-range decline in crime. We discussed police focus on "hot spots," and the dissolution of gangs. But listeners asked: What about gun bans?
How Do gun Bans Affect Violent Crime Rates?
By editor • Jan 8, 2013
Originally published on January 8, 2013 6:28 am