Chief Nate Harper
As the summer moves forward, there appears to be more and more shootings and many of the victims are teenagers. In response to what police are calling gang violence, they are stepping up their presence, particularly in the city’s North Side section.
At a time when police-minority community relations are often strained, the Police Bureau is becoming increasingly white.
The United States Attorney’s Office has indicted 38 people in three different drug trafficking conspiracies throughout the area.