Santa Rosa Gang Task Force Unveils Prevention Plan At ConferenceDetails of the initiative were disclosed just before the California Cities Gang Prevention Network's annual two-day conference in Santa Rosa, which was happening Thursday and Friday.
San Jose At-Risk Youth Get Clean Slate, Chance for New LifeIn addition to getting their tattoos removed, the Clean Slate program gives students eight weeks of life skills classes - learning everything from how to speak well to building a resume.
East Palo Alto Opens Its First Skate ParkEast Palo Alto is celebrating the opening of its first skate park - a facility intended to help reduce youth violence in the area.
White House Interested In San Jose's Gang Intervention ProgramOfficials with both the City of San Jose and the San Jose Police Department were invited to share what the city is doing to reduce gang activity.
San Jose To Address Violence At Gang Prevention Task Force Meeting2011 got off to a violent start in San Jose, with six murders within the first few weeks of January.
Oakland Grade-Schoolers Graduate From Anti-Gang ProgramMore than 100 Oakland fifth-graders will graduate from a gang prevention program Friday, the Oakland Unified School District said.