Public Safety Work Group
Reduce violent crime through effective prevention, intervention, reentry, and community engagement.
Anne Tremblay | Director of Gang Reduction & Youth Development, Office of Mayor Eric Garcetti
Charisse Bremond-Weaver | President & CEO, Brotherhood Crusade
Mark Wilson | Executive Director, Coalition for Responsible Community Development
slate-z public safety work group organizer:
Angel Perdomo | SLATE-Z Americorps VISTA
GOALS & ACTIVITIES
A. Galvanize residents in a policy advocacy campaign to address violent crime.
B. Expand youth development services to develop leadership & promote overall wellness.
C. Expand & strengthen gang intervention services & capacity.
D. Provide coordinated reentry services for youth & adults re-entering the community from incarceration.
SLATE-Z implemented the City of LA's Summer Night Lights (SNL) at three parks located in the Promise Zone. SNL is a public-private partnership led by the City's Gang Reduction Youth Development (GRYD) to keep recreation centers and parks open through extended hours in the summer as part of a comprehensive strategy to increase community resiliency to the influence of gangs and gang violence.
public safety work group PARTNERS
*Indicates SLATE-Z Steering Committee Organization/Member.