Santa Ana failing to curb gang violence and graffiti

The O.C. Register has finally published a report about the gang violence in Santa Ana, and they have included the fatality numbers. But they omitted the annual number of shootings. Thomas Gordon told me recently that we had 76 shootings in our city last year! If the gang bangers had better aim we certainly would have had more than sixteen fatalities.

There were 18 fatalities in 2006. This year we already have four, which extrapolates to 48 by the end of the year! It looks like we are going backwards: “The city’s highest number of gang homicides

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