safe streets

The Real Baltimore: Communities, Not Police Hold the Key to Halting Violence

June 26, 2017

Only stable communities empowered with the necessary resources can stop Baltimore’s out of control violence, say Retired Deputy Police Commissioner Tony Barksdale, law enforcement veteran Neill Franklin, Councilwoman Shannon Sneed, Rose Street Community Center’s Clayton Guyton, and clinical psychologist Kevin McCamant

The Real Baltimore: Can Expanding ‘Safe Streets’ Halt Baltimore’s Violence?

June 26, 2017

Advocates say programs that use the ‘cure violence’ approach like Safe Streets are effective, and say more resources could be the solution to Baltimore’s rising homicide rate

Meet The Ex-Gang Members From Chicago, Baltimore Trying to Keep Blood Off The Streets

September 2, 2016

Over the weekend former gang members discussed the Cure Violence model started in Chicago, which relies on recruits from poverty-stricken neighborhoods to serve as ‘interrupters’ in the transmission of violence