Superintendent McCarthy says murder is down, despite increase in shootings

The murder rate is down in Chicago, despite an increase in the number of shootings.

Chicago police say there have been 171 murders through June 29th, that’s compared to 180 murders the same time last year.

There were a total of 880 shooting incidents in the first six months of this year.

Last year there were 833 incidents.

Superintendent Garry McCarthy discusses the latest crime stats.

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