A recent shooting has brought up yet another big issue in Long Island City: Gun violence.
One LIC Spot viewer recently wrote:
Obviously real estate agencies often “battle” each other for business, but never with guns.
Recently councilman Jimmy Van Bramer and other local officials stepped up their efforts to identify who shot a Queensbridge resident earlier this month. This is not the first time Van Bramer has held a rally against gun violence.
The question: Are guns really a problem in Long Island City?