How Are Police Battling Surge In Summer Shootings?
Description:In the wake of a string of shootings, Metro Police have been working to keep neighborhoods safe and under control. Thursday, Fox59 got to see firsthand how officers are dealing with the surge in violence.
Fox59 was in the car with Officer Bill Wogan as he patrolled the east district Thursday evening. He is one of about 23 officers working the busiest district in the City.
“Some days you’re so busy, I wouldn’t even stop a single car and a part of that’s because we’re shorthanded,” he said.(1:20)