Shootings Down In Fresno In 2014

Fresno police say the streets of Fresno are a little safer right now.

The department's latest gang sweep put 3 in jail.

Several guns were taken off the street.

Police served warrants at 9 different places yesterday, including 2 in southwest Fresno.

The warrants were served after police noticed a jump in the amount of shootings they've had in the past couple weeks.

3 people were arrested in connection with some of those shootings.

4 guns were taken away.

Police say they found a couple hidden in a tree.

Police also say the number of shootings in the city is down from last year.

There were 40 shootings at this time last year.

There have been 27 so far for 2014.