Gang Prevention & Intervention Summit
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2016 Gang prevention and Intervention Summit
Thursday, September 29, 2016
Sam & Bonnie Pannell Community Center
The 2016 Gang Prevention and Intervention Summit brought together cross-sections of our community including law enforcement, schools, social services, criminal justice systems, community based service providers, public health, and faith leaders, among others. Presented as an educational and networking forum for stakeholders and those involved in this work; the Summit will feature panels, interactive discussions, special guests, and speakers on Prevention, Public Policy, Intervention, Re-Entry, Gangs and Youth.
Presentations were from:
- Dr. Victor Rios, Professor and Author, University of California, Santa Barbara
- DeVone Boggan, CEO, Advance Peace (former Neighborhood Safety Director, City of Richmond, CA)
- Elizabeth Siggins, Director, Local Safety Solutions Project, Californians for Safety and Justice