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AG Holder Calls Chicago Youth Shootings Rate 'Unacceptable'

08/29/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

While police say homicides are down in Chicago this year, the number of shootings is up. In fact, over the past 4.5 years, there has been a marked increase in the number of shootings, according to Chicago Police Department statistics. Still, there are experts who believe the number of shootings remains undercounted.

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