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The conversation about the gun violence crisis in Philadelphia continues in part 2 with a look at the codes of the streets, and how that culture can obstruct peaceful conflict resolution.
Neighbors in the crossfire: Disadvantaged communities
Gun violence occurs in neighborhoods where poverty, poor education, the prevalence of illegal guns and drugs, and few job opportunities ultimately result in a lack of hope.
8 months ago
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Philly still weeks away from completing evaluation of new anti-violence program
The Group Violence Intervention Program was launched in August to help reduce gun violence in Philly, which is experiencing a record surge.
18 hours ago
25 people shot, 7 killed in Philly over the weekend. Police say lack of trust in law enforcement fueling the surge
Philadelphia police officials acknowledged that a lack of trust in law enforcement among the communities they serve is partly to blame for the cycle of violence.
20 hours ago
Quintuple shooting in Olney leaves teen and man dead, 3 others injured
The shooting was one of several that occurred in Philadelphia on Mother's Day.
2 days ago
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