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Gang Prevention Task Force

San Jose Police Car (CBS)

San Jose Touts Success Of Gang Suppression Program

The San Jose Police Department said Monday that a program implemented this summer to reduce gang-related crime has led to an overall 20 percent reduction in crime from last year.

09/17/2013

San Jose Police Car (CBS)

Gang Prevention Team Mobilizes In San Jose After Drive-By Shooting

The victim, 21-year-old Victor Mendoza, was gunned down in what police call a gang-related shooting.

08/16/2012

(CBS)

San Jose Anti-Gang Program Targets At-Risk Youth

San Jose’s Gang Prevention Task Force is partnering with Valley Medical Center on a new outreach program, which is poised to launch by mid-summer 2012.

06/25/2012

(CBS)

San Jose Gang Prevention Program Gets Federal Boost

San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed announced his city’s model gang-prevention program has received a $120,000 federal grant to help reduce prison recidivism rates.

04/09/2012