Rising gun violence in Toronto to be discussed today

Guns

Three levels of government are jointly offering millions of dollars to help combat gun violence in Toronto.

John Tory said the federal, provincial and municipal governments will be teaming up to provide $4.5 million in immediate funding to Toronto police, who been grappling with a rising numbers of shootings over the past two years.

Tory will meet with the prime minsiter today to address the problem. 

25 people have been shot in Toronto during the first 11 days of this month, 17 of those the Civic holiday weekend.