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As American cities confront a rise in gun violence ahead of an expected summertime crime surge, concerns about a retreat in proactive policing are mounting across the country amid a debate over brutality and systemic racism that followed the murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis. ...
Chicago police continue to hunt for the homeless suspect who fatally stabbed a 31-year-old woman since identified as a doctoral student studying criminal justice at the University of Maryland during a brazen daylight attack over the weekend that happened not far from the city’s financial district. ...
Ahead of President Biden's speech unveiling a new plan to tackle a spike in crime nationwide, Los Angeles Police Chief Michel Moore joined Stephanie Ruhle to discuss how his force is grappling with a rise in gun violence and the impact of the surge on his officers. "We've got to roll our sleeves up." ...
Josh Hawley proposed to hire 100,000 police officers to combat the rising spike in violence under President Joe Biden's administration.  ...

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