#035 Precious Lives: Prosecutor Works with Landlords to Stabilize Neighborhoods
Plot incidents of crime on a map - homicides, shootings, robberies and you begin to see hotspots. Police districts commonly use this approach to figure out where to concentrate police.
But Milwaukee’s Police District 3 is taking a more granular approach. One that attempts to curb gun violence by focusing on property maintenance, like mowing the lawn.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - 21-day initiative leads to better police-community relations in Milwaukee