That is the title of my post today on Substack. Frequent readers here will have no problem figuring out the answer. What works is not gun control (which has no predictable effect on the number of murders nor the murder rate), nor going soft on crime, whether it be called “criminal justice reform” or something else equally fuzzy and opaque.
From more than fifty years’ experience, we know that what works is getting tough and staying tough. The decades of evidence simply leave no room for doubt.