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Chico proposes Mayor's Office on Violence Prevention and Reduction

Sep 21, 2018 - Chicago Sun-Times

Gery Chico vowed Friday to establish a Mayor's Office on Violence Prevention and Reduction to bring a laser-like focus toward solving Chicago's epidemic of gang violence.

The City Hall office would bring together representatives from roughly fifteen different agencies, including the Chicago Police Department, Park District, Chicago Public Schools, Departments of Planning and Development and Family and Support Services, the Office of Emergency Management and Communications and police over...