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Chicago's gang problem(2)

by John Burfisher
March 21, 2013


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In 2012, there were more than 500 murders in Chicago, many of them gang-related.  Organizations like BUILD (Broader Urban Involvement and Leadership Development) and the Youth Service Project in Humboldt Park are working with its communities to curb gang violence.