The city surpassed 1,000 shootings for the year on Sunday, according to NYPD data, which also shows an average of nearly 10 people fell victim to gun violence each day over the last four weeks.
With four more months left in 2020, New York City logged
It is the first time the city has eclipsed the benchmark in gun violence since 2015, when 1,138 shootings were recorded for the entire year.
“Mr. Mayor, it is time to stop calling New York the safest big city,” a Brooklyn cop quipped to The Post.