Thursday, April 01, 2010

Newark, NJ - First time since 1966 that it's gone for a month without a murder.

Mayor Cory Booker discusses with Rachel Maddow his city not having a murder in this calendar month - the first time this has happened since 1966, and other programs he's trying to institute in the city.

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1 comment:

The Angry Independent said...

Outstanding.

But as he pointed out... it has to be the community AND the police department working together.

There also has to be a change in the culture. That's the heart of the problem. No police department or neighborhood watch will be able to change that.