gun violence

Ohio gives police $3.5M to fight violent crime, human trafficking


Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine said 14 departments get new funding for technology and staffing to ramp up efforts to prevent violent crime.

New Jersey Gov. Murphy announces $7 million for gunshot detection tech


Gov. Phil Murphy said the state is investing millions in gunshot-detection systems and community-based programs to reduce gun violence.

New crime-data dashboard illuminates trends in Cook County, Ill.


The tool's creators are hopeful more detailed information on regional felony cases will inform smarter policy in the nation's second-largest county.