Chicago Mayor Emanuel Announces New Gun Safety Measures


Chicago Police Superintendant Garry McCarthy listens as Mayor Rahm... News PhotoChicago - Illinois,City,Crime,Effort,Garry McCarthy,Government,Growth,Gun,Horizontal,Illinois,Justice - Concept,Law,Listening,Politics,Press Conference,Problems,Publicity Event,Pushing,Rahm Emanuel,Sentencing,Serious,Talking,USA,ViolencePhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesCHICAGO, IL - FEBRUARY 11: Chicago Police Superintendant Garry McCarthy (2nd from right) listens as Mayor Rahm Emanuel (2nd from left) speaks during a press conference which they called to promote a plan to push for an increase in mandatory minimum sentencing for serious gun crimes in an effort to combat the city's growing gun violence problem on February 11, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. President Barack Obama is expected to speak about the city’s growing gun violence problem during a visit to Chicago on Friday. Last year the city had more than 500 murders. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)