EDITORIAL: Act now or gun violence gets worse

Article Link: https://torontosun.com/opinion/editorials/editorial-act-now-or-gun-violence-gets-worse

Discussion posted by: IRWeasel

With 2019 the most violent year of gun crime in Toronto’s history since records started being kept, 2020 will either be the year we start to take back our streets, or accept ever-escalating gun violence as the new normal. In 2019, Toronto recorded a record number of shootings (484), a record number of victims killed or wounded by gunfire (292), and a record number of people affected by gun violence (764).