Blueprint for a Safer Philadelphia
Mission: To end youth homicides in the city of Philadelphia by the year 2016 by leveraging the resources, expertise, and capacity of a wide range of community and government stakeholders.
The Office of the Philadelphia District Attorney:
"A number of the initiatives build on the existing collaboration among local, state, and federal law enforcement and prosecutors. This law enforcement "Blueprint For a Safer Philadelphia" combines a variety of measures which, taken together, will empower police and probation officers, increase social service support in critical areas, and refocus the judiciary to more effectively deal with violent crime."
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The Philadelphia Multicultural Music Center for Non-Violence (PMMC)
- PMMC is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization designed to provide structured lessons and guidance to low-income, inner city, elementary school age children.
- They are committed to their mission to reduce violence in the community and raise awareness of the need for more public and private-sector involvement in curbing the escalating violence in the streets of Philadelphia and surrounding areas.
Visit their website for Events here: http://pmmc4kids.ning.com/
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