Community Meeting Being Held to Reduce Violence

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – LINC Community Revitalization, Inc. and other members of the STOP IT Initiative will hold a community update meeting on Thursday to unveil strategies and ways to take action to reduce violence in Grand Rapids.

The meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. at Gerald R. Ford Middle School. It will give attendees the opportunity to learn about how they can get involved and make their communities safer places.

This comes following a spike in violent crime in Grand Rapids in early 2013.

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  • Scherzerfan

    How about a local production company creating a film illustrating the difference of a violent, short life compared to a healthy choice, long life. Make it mandatory for children and families at risk. Just a thought.

  • Earl

    The first step, would be stop the PC non-sense and start telling it like it really is.
    We all know whats happening, pretending other wise only hurts the cause.