**MEDIA ADVISORY** PRESS CONFERENCE ANNOUNCING VIOLENCE PREVENTION PROGRAM BRINGING TOGETHER THE COMMUNITY WITH LAW ENFORCEMENT

Image Courtesy Of Erin Nibblett Written by Hilary LaMotte Burke  

MEDIA ADVISORY

PRESS CONFERENCE ANNOUNCING VIOLENCE PREVENTION PROGRAM BRINGING TOGETHER THE COMMUNITY WITH LAW ENFORCEMENT

Mayor Purzycki, Chief Tracy, Corporal Monet Cintron, Council President Shabazz, and Boys & Girls Clubs of Delaware Staff to address collaborative efforts to lessen violence and violent interactions particularly between young people and law enforcement

 

 

What:  Boys & Girls Clubs of Delaware brings Snell & Associates Consultants national violence prevention training, Just(ice) In Time© Training Seminar for Teenagers and Young Adult Males of Color.  The training is in response to lessen potentially escalating situations between young people and law enforcement.

This is the second year and third training of the seminar Boys & Girls Clubs of Delaware has brought to the state in maintaining focus and commitment to proactively impact a growing concern happening throughout the country.

The next statewide training takes place May 11th and May 13th in Dover and involves young people from across Delaware and law enforcement from local, county and state levels.

 

Who:  Wilmington Mayor Michael Purzycki, Wilmington Police Chief Robert Tracy, Wilmington Police Officer and Snell Associates Consultants Trainer Monet Cintron, Wilmington City Council President Hanifa Shabazz, John Wellons, President Boys & Girls Clubs of Delaware, Rachel Kane, Executive Director, Clarence Fraim Boys & Girls Club, Tyrone Perry, Just(ice) In Time Coordinator, Board Members, Administrators, Staff, community and other stakeholders.

When:  Monday, May 8, 2017 at 10:00am

Where:  Clarence Fraim Boys & Girls Club, 669 S. Union Street, Wilmington, DE 19805

Media:  Video, photography and post-event interviews are permitted and encouraged

Media Contact:
Hilary LaMotte Burke, MSW
Director, Marketing & Communications
Boys & Girls Clubs of Delaware
302.658.1870
[email protected]

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