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Many Torontonians afraid of falling victim to gun violence: Poll – Toronto

Many Torontonians afraid of falling victim to gun violence: Poll – Toronto

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After an increase in shootings and violent incidents in 2018, a new poll shows the majority of Torontonians have fears of falling victim to gun violence in the city.Ipsos asked residents several questions regarding safety and violence in the city following the Danforth shooting which happened last month that left two people dead and 13 others injured.“We really wanted to gauge the temperature of the city of Toronto. How are people feeling after a particularly intense period in which there’s been a number of things happening in the city, culminating with what happened on the Danforth,” said Darrell Bricker, CEO of Ipsos Public Affairs. ABOVE: Majority of Torontonians agree their city has a serious gun problem.“When you ask them — ‘Is