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18 April 2002

Daily News (New York)

The NYPD is boosting its anti-gun initiatives — assigning extra detectives and forging a stronger bond with the feds — to battle the spike in shootings, Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly said yesterday. Kelly also has asked borough commanders to devise ways to tackle the problem. This week, the Daily News reported that the number of shooting victims in the city rose over last year — even as cops sweep a record number of guns off the streets. So far this year,... (

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