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Chicago’s Black Leaders Respond to Crime With Police Crackdown

I’m no fan of Mayor Lightfoot, but as we’ve seen in Minneapolis, it’s mostly white lefties  and some privileged black college kids who are living in a Defund Police fantasy world.

Back in Chicago, the real world is calling.

After weekend Chicago gun violence left at least 16 dead, including two children, and 50 others wounded, the city’s top cop said Monday that extra officers will hit the streets for the upcoming Fourth of July holiday weekend.

An additional 1,200 Chicago police officers will be added beginning Thursday and through Sunday, Supt. David Brown said, calling the department’s holiday weekend strategy “a full court press.”

“Our endgame is arrests,” Brown said, noting officers will focus on street corners that he said fuel the city’s open-air drug market and create “the pipeline for shootings and murders in Chicago.”

Read the full story from Front Page Mag

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