Gun Violence in New York State

Season 7 Episode 8 | 56m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

An increase in gun violence has led Governor Cuomo to declare a state of emergency and pledge millions to reverse the trend, attributing it to a lack of programs for at-risk youth, as well as an influx of illegal guns across the border. Critics, however, view Cuomo’s order as executive overreach and blame the spike on the state relaxing laws such as cash bail.

Aired: 07/29/21

Rating: NR

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CONNECT NY is a local public television program presented by WCNY.