Youth gun violence has increased sharply in Maryland this year due, in part, to car break-ins, an expert told the 11 News I-Team. State data shows most other youth crimes have decreased while gun violence is increasing. Daniel Webster, a professor of American health at the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, said car break-ins have been synonymous with teenagers for decades.
Maryland sees increase of youth violence due in part to car break-ins, expert says
October 18, 2023