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Free to Shoot Again
Devon Little is currently serving a life sentence for a murder he says he didn't commit.
Devon Little’s case was the subject of an investigation into how police departments fail to solve shooting cases, leaving perpetrators free to strike again.
The likelihood that police will solve homicides and assaults has plummeted — particularly when the culprit uses a gun, and particularly when the victims are black or Hispanic.
A shocking number of shootings go unsolved. In some police departments, hundreds of cases aren't investigated at all.