The Sacramento Police Department and the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office say they have seen a surge in shootings over the past few weeks.
Police say since late May, there have been 17 shootings in Sacramento city limits with at least 30 victims. Nine of those shootings were deadly.
According to police, some of the shooting victims have been juveniles, including a 13-year-old. None of the incidents involving juveniles have resulted in homicide, police said.