NJ Spotlight News

Preventing violence involves community focus and investments

Clip: 06/17/2022 | 4m 44s | Video has closed captioning.

Community leaders in Newark are trying to create better ways to make communities safer. In a new report on those efforts, they say that investing in communities -- connecting people with trauma recovery services, for example -- instead of focusing on law enforcement alone has helped Newark to greatly reduce levels of crime and violence in recent years.

Aired: 06/17/22

Rating: NR

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