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Despite Trump rhetoric, fewer MS-13 slayings

Feb 11, 2019 - The Washington Post

Violence falls in parts of D.C. region, Long Island thanks to police attention

Over the past two years, in tweets and speeches, on the campaign trail and in the Oval Office, President Trump has railed against the violent international street gang MS-13.

The president called out the "savage gang" again last week , citing a suspected MS-13 slaying in his hometown, the New York borough Queens , during his argument for $5.7 billion in border wall funding.

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