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Samuel Engelking

2018's record number of homicides reveal that what's needed is a public health approach to gun violence – until that happens, we will continue to pay the price in rising homicide rates Read more

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Plus, what happens if we don't make Toronto a province Read more

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Let’s put the Toronto councillor’s pronouncements on guns and crime up against the Ontario Human Rights Commission’s definition of racial discrimination Read more

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Lifelong residents from the neighbourhood affected by gun violence offer their solutions to politicians amid another summer of senseless shootings Read more

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Shining a light on Toronto's hidden gems; plus, cops' new gun shooter technology misses the mark on crime prevention Read more

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Samuel Engelking

Youth who are at highest risk of entering gang life can be identified quite early, but are we intervening in effective ways? Read more

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Cheol Joon Baek

With relations with the union representing Toronto police at a new low and Premier Doug Ford bent on reversing hard-fought gains against carding, which way will Tory turn on efforts to modernize the force? Read more

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Of Toronto youth susceptible to violence and crime, 40 per cent said they could get a gun in less than three hours Read more

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A 10-year-old girl and 18-year-old woman have died after a lone gunman opened fire in Toronto's Greektown neighbourhood on July 22. Read more

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Drake, Jazz Cartier, Killy, Wondagurl and Mustafa The Poet have posted remembrances of the young Toronto rapper on social media Read more

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Debra Friedman

Photojournalist Debra Friedman attended the March For Our Lives rally in Washington, DC, on March 24 Read more

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Parkland, Florida shooting massacre spawns new movement on gun control in the United States similar to the 60s backlash to the Vietnam War after the Kent State University shooting Read more

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