SIRV http://news.stlpublicradio.org en St. Louis Initiative to Reduce Violence Focused On Community Support For Sustainability http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-initiative-reduce-violence-focused-community-support-sustainability <p></p><p>The <a href="http://sirvstl.org/">St. Louis Initiative to Reduce Violence</a> is a new effort for both the city and county to prevent wrongdoing in its tracks by starting at the source – neighborhoods and communities. The grassroots effort is incorporating a partnership of police officers and community leaders to curb wrongdoing by creating a more approachable relationship among youth and families.</p> Mon, 20 May 2013 21:28:38 +0000 Erin Williams 26569 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis Initiative to Reduce Violence Focused On Community Support For Sustainability