Announcement: We welcome Jo Ann Hoffman to Safe Kids Now! She will be SKN Assistant Manager as we move forward. Jo Ann is a former teacher with a master’s degree which will be of great help as we launch into 2019. More information in January Newsletter.
Gun violence devastates family health and safety! We’ve all heard about violence in Chicago, Baltimore, Ferguson and other cities. Many Americans want more gun control, while others want more police. These are Band-Aid approaches because they don’t address root causes. Based on my 39 years as a crime and violence prevention specialist, here are my…
I am frequently asked why I became a cop, but I never seem to have a satisfactory answer. I was an only child in a single-parent home and was relatively quiet and introverted growing up. View full article here.
A child that feels love, respected, supported and heard will not abuse drugs, become violent or develop mental health problems. Today’s society can confuse youth about sex and violence.