Under the gun: Murder in Chicago and Toronto

Big cities just naturally have lots of gun violence and murder, right? Well, not necessarily. The cities of Chicago and Toronto are the same size.  Chicago has about 450 murders a year. Toronto: about 60.

In his series, Under the gun: Murder in Chicago and Toronto, WBEZ’s criminal and legal affairs reporter Robert Wildeboer asks: Why?

He travels to Toronto, to meet gun owners, police officers and politicians, to see what we might learn from our neighbors to the north.