What steps should the community take to reduce street violence?
|The men have to man up and stop being cowards.
|More community events with a police presence so people feel that it’s safe.
|Be personally accountable, organize and take action.
|We have to target a specific audience — today’s generation (23-year-olds and under) — before they choose the wrong path.
Director of NAACP Pipeline to Leadership Program
|Make sure we are changing the negative perception of our young people and not perpetuating the idea that they are all gang members.||Rufus J. Faulk
Community and Youth Advocate
|More peace rallies to inform the community of what’s really going on in the streets.||Ayanna Simmons