IL State Police Director on the increasing number of highway shootings

Bob Sirott

Joseph Saunders carries a cross that reads “stop shooting” at a protest to shut down the Dan Ryan Expressway, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Chicago. The protesters shut down the expressway in an attempt to increase pressure on public officials to address the gun violence that’s claimed hundreds of lives in some of the city’s poorest neighborhoods.(AP Photo/Annie Rice)

Brendan Kelly, Illinois State Police Director, joined Bob Sirott to discuss the on-going and increasing number of highway shootings. Brendan discusses the importance of license plate readers (LPR) and the many moving parts that go into trying to solve each incident as there are various motives per case including road rage, gang relations, and more.

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