Fairfax, VA -(AmmoLand.com)- Gun violence exists in only very small portions of our population. Most gun crime is committed by a small group of people, and 40% are repeat offenders.
We KNOW from the FBI Unified Crime Report that 83% of all gun-related murders are gang and drug related. There are around 12,000 gun deaths a year, 10,000 are tied to gangs and drugs.
In Chicago, 1,500 people are responsible for 90% of all the murders in the City. We also know that 40% of the assailants had prior arrests for gun-related violence. Out of a City of 3 million people, 1,500 people do 90% of the carnage. An impotent mayor and a police force dealing with Black Lives Matter having called for more police assignation mean the criminals are free to roam and murder at will.
It’s not just Chicago – here is a murder map for Los