Even in small communities, crime is on an upswing. The Local, which covers the Fort Greene and Clinton Hill area, has been reporting on an increase of assaults, robberies and shootings in their small area in Brooklyn. The 88th Precinct said they will increase foot patrols and asked the community for help.
In September, Mayor Bloomberg led 600 other members to identify states who are not effectively controlling gun exchange. But are measures like this going to help or are you feeling like the situation is turning hopeless?