Halloween Party Seeks to Tackle Violence

By: Janet Kim Email
By: Janet Kim Email

Gang activity and the number of violent crimes in Kentucky are growing at a frightening rate. The Department of Justice is stepping in now with hopes to use some fun to help fight back.

They're taking their message to some Lexington neighborhoods that could be in jeopardy of falling victim to those types of crime that destroy communities.

The Centre Parkway Community was chosen this year. Organizers are hoping families will see positive benefits in interacting with law enforcement while cutting down on violence.

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  • by Michael Location: Lex on Oct 22, 2008 at 04:45 AM
    They are going to "tackle" violence? Kinda defeating the purpose aren't ya?
  • by Cindy May Location: Rd. Creek on Oct 22, 2008 at 04:38 AM
    That ought to be a blast.


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