As your Senator, I am wholly committed to ending
gang violence in Chicago. On July 2nd, I joined Chicago Police
Department Superintendent Garry McCarthy and Commander Fred Waller of the 6th
District on a ride-along through the Auburn Gresham neighborhood on
Chicago�s far south side.
While showing hot spots for gun
violence, Superintendent McCarthy briefed me on the history of local
gangs and gang factions and highlighted CPD's efforts to combat crime and
drug gang violence. As a member of the Commerce, Justice, Science
Appropriations Sub-Committee which funds the Justice Department, I am
working to secure resources to fight gangs of national
To learn more
about my work on your behalf, please visit my website www.kirk.senate.gov.
It is an honor to represent you in
Very Truly Yours,