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Mayor Bracey decries gun violence
York Daily Record/Sunday News (blog)
York Mayor Kim Bracey will support Wear Orange in conjunction with gun violence awareness next month, according to a city news release. National Gun Violence Awareness Day is June 2, and Bracey will hold a news conference 10 a.m. Tuesday from ...

Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 10:19

Shreveport Times

Mayor Tyler addresses recent gun violence
Shreveport Times
“I'm very concerned about the recent violence in our city. Although these have been isolated incidences, I am aware they impact our entire community,” Mayor Tyler said. “My heart goes out to the families that have lost loved ones to these senseless ...

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Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 08:49

WRIC

Beyond the Bullets: An in-depth look at gun violence in Richmond
WRIC
RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Twenty-four people have been murdered in the City of Richmond so far this year, 21 of murders involving a firearm. And that is just the beginning. This week, 8News is going 'Beyond The Bullets,' taking an in-depth look at the ...

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Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 23:26

The Seattle Times

Neighbors seek city help to reduce gun violence
The Seattle Times
Tuesday evening, in one of the Seattle neighborhoods where gun violence has been a recurring problem, neighbors got city officials to listen to their stories and their pleas for greater safety for their children. They met at Rainier Beach Presbyterian ...

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 21:52

Meriden Record-Journal

Meriden police: two arrests in recent gun violence expected in 'near future'
Meriden Record-Journal
MERIDEN — Two additional arrests in connection with the recent acts of gun violence in the city are expected in the near future, police officials said at a neighborhood association meeting Wednesday evening. About two dozen local residents and ...

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 21:47

WSLS

People in Danville rally to end gun violence in the city
WSLS
Graves, the rally's organizer, says he hopes the rally will be the final push that will motivate people who have been wanting to do something to actually start working to help end gun violence in the city. “I hope people get up and stop holding in what ...

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Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 21:31

Madison.com

Madison Mayor Paul Soglin expects 'robust discussion' on gun violence solutions
Madison.com
Since these shootings, two sets of recommendations have been released — one by the Boys & Girls Club of Dane County and the other by two City Council members — that provide solutions to mitigate gun violence in the community, especially among youth.
Mayor: Police working around the clock to stop gun violence in MadisonWMTV

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Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 19:53

City leaders: Officials making progress in recent gun violence investigations
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Police said six other people with violent histories have been taken into custody in connection with the investigations, and presented images showing who was arrested and those police were still interested in speaking with in the case. Officials are ...

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Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 18:20

WABC-TV

Program takes students inside hospital, morgue to show dangers of gun violence
WABC-TV
A new program is giving students a serious reality check when it comes to gun violence. The program is called "It Starts Here" and involves middle school and high school students visiting a hospital to hear from victims of gun violence, and it also ...
Shot therapy for HS teensNew York Daily News

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Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 17:00

WMTV

Mayor: Police working around the clock to stop gun violence in Madison
WMTV
MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) -- Madison Police are working around the clock trying to stop the city's recent gun violence. Police Chief Mike Koval said the department has made 11 arrests this week. Everyone who has been arrested so far are people with violent ...
Madison people have had enough violence, Mayor Paul Soglin saysMadison.com

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Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 16:07