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Thanks Brian for people living in murder plague Chicago have a warning for New Yorkers after a judge's decision that -- stop and -- to be unconstitutional.
Your city's about to go down the same dark murderous path.
My next guest agree and they know tragedy all too well.
They -- the parents of the late Padilla Pendleton.
This fifteen year old girl an incredible girl shot and killed in Chicago just one week nine days after -- -- president Obama's inauguration.
We welcome Cleopatra and Nathaniel Pendleton which in which the panel that thank you for joining us and please accept our condolences on your daughter's loss pain and -- -- great great loss.
Now we know -- New York City that a federal judges have the stop and frisk which is accounted for a tremendous reduction.
In violence in murder in this city is going to be out the window how do you react to that.
And do you think that if there was a stop and frisk program like there is -- New York that perhaps -- are beautiful daughter.
Would not have been claimed by gang violence.
I I really feel that to stop and frisk is.
You know if if is already working and why why take it away.
-- and if that.
Was possible in Chicago.
Maybe I'll -- -- would still be alive.
-- let's look together at the at the end murder rate in Chicago is compared to New York City for 2012.
Out of a 100000 people to murder rate is eighteen point eight in Chicago.
And in near city.
Five point oh.
-- penalty and your daughter was incredible singer.
An athlete of the time thriller an honor student.
A model girl and she was cut down.
In a park.
Allegedly by people were part of they say hey gang.
What lesson is there for us out of the tragic death of -- -- of your daughter and what should law enforcement be doing in this country to ensure.
That these needless deaths don't take place anymore.
-- When my daughter was as -- -- -- to do you know -- -- -- is not a problem shouldn't be a problem the issue is the fact that there's so many.
Illegal guns -- -- salaam forced me.
Should be -- would have -- they are doing which is try to get those kind of laughed as you find the source and then and they -- that source.
And I -- it's this old.
-- so much to say if only he would are affected by and violence and I think that is very important.
Two I -- try to fight that people had time left and right here Chicago.
At certain places and so stopped confessed I believe there will be something that's encouraging in Chicago to then.
The violent offenders -- -- to not carry weapons not want to get cotton I want to suffer the consequence.
Of that action.
Well it -- a consequence is you become part of the solution and mr.
Pendleton you've set up -- not for profit.
In your daughter's name to help do good things in her memory and so people if they want to help.
They can go to www.com.
-- -- is foundation is that it.
-- -- -- We've got to be -- ideas foundation dot com and we have laid back to school draft come up on August 31.
So we are looking for donations so -- book bags and and school supplies.
So definitely -- -- that that let's say or have them right -- and played an idea and bad bad travel coma and you know look fourteen for -- when -- support the organization.
And it will be on our website as well we mourn your loss we thank you for your courage in speaking at an an important public policy issue.
In this country we wish you healing and health as you go full.
I thank you so much thank you.
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