Global progressive policing

US police chiefs’ report reveals ‘horrifying’ gun homicide rise and calls for system-wide ‘action now’

A report by the Major Cities Chiefs Association (MCCA) has revealed significant growth in gun homicides and a proliferation of firearms, part-funded by Covid support fraud; Policing Insight’s Christine Townsend spoke to MCCA Executive Director Laura Cooper about the findings of the report, the threats posed by ghost guns and irresponsible owners, and why police arresting their way out of the crisis is unsustainable.

To read this article you need to have an individual paid subscription or subscriber access via your organisation’s corporate subscription.

Please sign in to your account or subscribe to a plan below to read this article.

If your organisation has a corporate subscription please register a FREE account with your organisation email address for full subscriber access.


Having problems creating an account or can't sign in? Please e-mail [email protected]



Having problems creating an account or can't sign in? Please e-mail [email protected]

Premium Subscription (Annual)

  • All Articles
  • Reports
  • Media Monitor
  • Hub
  • All PolicingTV Videos
  • Newsletters

£600 per year

Articles Only Subscription (Annual)

  • All Articles
  • Reports
  • Media Monitor
  • Hub
  • All PolicingTV Videos
  • Newsletters

£200 per 12 months

Top