Antonio Perez / Chicago Tribune

As violence surges, Chicago police try a new version of an old solution. Can it work?

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By
Dan Hinkel, Jeremy Gorner
Antonio Perez / Chicago Tribune

Chicago’s violence is an old problem, and the Police Department’s latest plan to fight it is a new version of an old solution — a citywide unit tasked with flooding crime-plagued neighborhoods with cops.