FBI director in town, discusses Chicago’s violence
FBI Director James Comey is in town, visiting the FBI Chicago office and meeting with law enforcement partners. One topic that is dominating the conversation is violence.
At a press briefing Monday afternoon, Comey was flanked by agency directors including Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy and U.S. Attorney Zachary Fardon. Comey says there are currently 100 FBI special agents working on taskforces devoted to fighting violent crime in Chicago, and he is looking into ways to provide additional resources.