Multiple shootings occurred across the city Friday night into Saturday evening.
Police say at least 18 people were shot and injured from midnight until about 7 P.M. on Saturday.
Several NYPD officers have posted the number of shootings on social media, showing stats that report at least 23 people had been shot between Friday evening and Saturday evening.
In two cases in the Bronx, four people were shot in the same incident. That happened in areas in the 44th and 48th precincts.
Officers expressed on social media they feel defunding the NYPD could lead to more violence.