CITY LEADERS MUST RETHINK “DEFUND POLICE!”

The national media’s message is that the government can solve all problems.  Without debate or discussion, many people assume the government can “fix” social issues, including family and neighborhood safety. If a democracy is to survive, citizens must be involved to keep the government from assuming too much power.   Police departments are militaristic organizations with…

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Keeping Kids Safe Begins At Home And In Our Neighborhoods

Did you ever hear the quote, “You can’t change other people; you can only change yourself?” That includes the relationship between citizens and police. Intimidation, name-calling, violence, and “Defund Police” will only make communities more vulnerable and less safe. And, to make matters worse, harden police and citizen attitudes toward each other and the community.…

Beyond Anger: Why City Leaders Need Neighborhood Safety Experts!

June 2020 – Father’s Day Weekend, 104 people were shot in Chicago and 14 died. Five victims were children! Let’s discuss solutions! What’s happening in your city?? The purpose of training Neighborhood Safety Experts (NSE) is to empower neighbors and create a healthy balance between citizens and police. NSE helps neighbors PREVENT crime, gangs, sex,…