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Strong Blocks/Safe Communities Gang Takedown and Community Wraparound Strategy

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Police Supt. Garry McCarthy. (Credit: CBS/File)

Mayor Emanuel Announces New Crime-Fighting Strategy

Mayor Rahm Emanuel has long insisted it would take more than a police force to rid some neighborhoods of gangs, guns and drugs. With a 52 percent rise in the murder rate so far this year, the Emanuel administration is now rolling out the “community” component to its crime-fighting efforts.

CBS Chicago–05/15/2012