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National virtual service held for Starrville pastor killed in shooting

National virtual service held for Starrville pastor killed in shooting

SMITH COUNTY, Texas (KLTV) – Three days after an East Texas pastor was shot and killed in his church, an organization out of Brooklyn, New …

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Decrease in Violence Following NYC Crisis Management Efforts - 360 Magazine

Decrease in Violence Following NYC Crisis Management Efforts – 360 Magazine

Labor Day weekend typically reflects an increase in violence in New York and other cities, yet this past weekend saw a dramatic decrease in shootings …

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BLOOD IN THE STREETS, TENSION IN THE AIR

BLOOD IN THE STREETS, TENSION IN THE AIR

Shootings are up across the United States, while some communities try to rebuild trust with police by Emily Belz in Brooklyn, N.Y.photos by AG Pastor …

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Mayor de Blasio Delivers Remarks at the National Clergy Gun Violence Prevention Summit

Transcript: Mayor de Blasio Delivers Remarks at the National Clergy Gun Violence Prevention Summit

Mayor Bill de Blasio: All right. We’re getting used to these new ways of gathering. Pastor Monrose, thank you, and I’m very moved to be …

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NYC Mayor de Blasio Praises the Work of GodSquad

The 2020 Labor Day Weekend in NYC, will be remembered not only because of the cancellation of all major outdoor activities in light of the …

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Scores of orange shirt volunteers fanned out throughout Brooklyn to stop the violence. (Photo by Todd Maisel)

All in it together: Community, cops see success in quelling some Brooklyn gun violence – AM NY

It could have been far worse. Despite one incident early Monday morning in Crown Heights, Brooklyn that saw five people shot and wounded, the central …

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NYPD brass invite anti-violence groups to police headquarters to solve growing gun violence - Daily News

NYPD brass invite anti-violence groups to police headquarters to solve growing gun violence – Daily News

City violence interrupters joined with NYPD brass in a rare meeting at police headquarters Thursday to hash out solutions to stem the growing wave of …

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On the Corner With the Anti-Violence Crews Trying to Stem the Rise in Shootings – Bedstuy Bowery

As the sweltering July heat baked the streets of Bed-Stuy Monday morning, mourners dressed in black and white filed out of Pleasant Grove Baptist behind …

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Mayor De Blasio announces a plan to stop the violent events in Brooklyn - Univision (ESP)

Mayor De Blasio announces a plan to stop the violent events in Brooklyn – Univision (ESP)

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Pastor Gilford Monrose, Director of Clergy and Faith Initiatives at Brooklyn Borough Hall. Photo: Paul Frangipane/Brooklyn Eagle

Following shootings, Brooklyn pastor leads national conference on gun violence – Brooklyn Eagle

For many people, the abrupt arrival of civil and social unrest amid the COVID-19 pandemic and recent wave of protests was a striking wakeup call. …

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A New York City police officer stands guard on July 7th, 2020 at the scene where a 27-year-old man was found shot to death in a park in Crown Heights. JUSTIN LANE/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock

Anti-Gun Violence Activists Say They Know How To Reduce Shootings, But “It’s Not A Quick Fix” – Gothamist

As gun violence continues to roil NYC, with 18 people shot in 24 hours Monday, anti-gun violence leaders and elected officials say there’s a way …

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Concern in the New York community about the increase in homicides in the city- Univision (ESP)

Concern in the New York community about the increase in homicides in the city- Univision (ESP)

De acuerdo con cifras oficiales, se presentaron 178 homicidios durante los primeros seis meses del 2020, lo que significa un incremento del 21% comparado con …

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Push For Police Reform Leaves NYPD In Difficult Position As Gun Violence Grips City; ‘We Need Some Clarity’ - CBS

Push For Police Reform Leaves NYPD In Difficult Position As Gun Violence Grips City; ‘We Need Some Clarity’ – CBS

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As Fireworks Complaints Explode, One Community Debates Best Response -WNBC WNBC

As Fireworks Complaints Explode, One Community Debates Best Response -WNBC

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Clergy leading prayer at "Let Me Breathe Rally" in Brooklyn.

Brooklyn faith leaders call for justice, police reform and end to racism

The faith community in Brooklyn last Sunday joined calls for justice, police reform and end to all forms of racism at a “Let Me Breathe” …

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How Do We Move Forward As A Society In Wake Of The Violence?

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — As the George Floyd protests continue in the Tri-State Area and around the country, community leaders are determined to end the …

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Voices in the Violence: How Black Churches in Brooklyn Can Help Us Find Our Voice As We Minister in Violent Contexts

Voices in the Violence: How Black Churches in Brooklyn Can Help Us Find Our Voice As We Minister in Violent Contexts – JOFUM

Introduction: An Epidemic of Violence It was a warm summer day in Brooklyn when my wife and I took our kids out after dinner so …

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Officers at the 67th precinct receive masks from 5MMASK and the 67th Precinct Clergy Council Inc. Photo: Zam Barrett.

Masking The Borough’s Police Force, Precinct by Precinct

Bushwick-based clothing designer Zam Barrett is on a mission to replace all of the disposable masks worn by Brooklyn police officers for a reusable and …

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NYC To Expand Number Of Non-NYPD ‘Social Distancing Ambassadors’ - CBS New York

NYC To Expand Number Of Non-NYPD ‘Social Distancing Ambassadors’ – CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Following a series of troubling viral videos that sparked a debate about NYPD enforcement of social distancing, Mayor Bill de Blasio …

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NEW YORK (AP) — After an outcry over racial disparities in New York City's enforcement of social distancing, the mayor planned Sunday to double the ranks of non-police workers trying to persuade people to comply with the policy.

NYC to use more non-police ‘ambassadors’- Fox News

NEW YORK (AP) — After an outcry over racial disparities in New York City’s enforcement of social distancing, the mayor planned Sunday to double the …

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