GOLDSTEIN: Politicians silent as Toronto gun crime skyrockets

Article Link: https://torontosun.com/opinion/columnists/goldstein-politicians-silent-as-toronto-gun-crime-skyrockets

Discussion posted by: IRWeasel

With Toronto looking for a new police chief, now would be a good time for the candidates, the police services board and city council to explain what their plan is to address the explosion of gun violence on our streets. In 2005, the city once known as “Toronto the Good” was badly shaken by what became known as the “Summer of the Gun,” in which there were 262 shootings and firearms discharges on our streets, with 215 victims injured or killed.