총기 폭력 짜르의 책임이 무엇인지는 분명하지 않았습니다.. Adams는 또한 총기 폭력과 관련된 비상 사태 선언을 고려했습니다., 뉴욕타임즈가 보도한, citing internal materials reviewed by the newspaper.
아담스, a former police officer, took office in January and was elected based on a platform that he could reduce crime. He has assigned extra officers to the city’s troubled subway system and revived a controversial anti-gun unit that was previously disbanded amid allegations its officers engaged in abuse.
“The gun violence crisis has hit New York City painfully,” he said during a January speech at City Hall. “We are far from alone.”
Fox News has reached out to Adams’ 사무실.
Many New Yorkers view crime as the city’s most pressing issue, according to a Quinnipiac University poll of registered New York City voters.
New York City’s murder rate plummeted 에 2017 과 2018 보다 적은 300 homicides each year, but murders have surged recently as the city saw 488 murders in 2021.
While crime has picked up recently, it’s low compared to the violent crime rates from a few decades ago, as the city saw 2,262 murders in 1990. 하나, officials have cited the brazen nature of many crimes and the age of the suspected offenders.
“[object Window], we’re seeing 11, 15, 18. Not only the shooters, but the victims,” Adams said in May during a news briefing to announce an arrest in the killing of an 11-year-old Bronx girl.