Over 70 percent of the time a minor is killed by a gun, the gun used was housed in that minor’s own home.
Booker T. Washington High School is surrounded by violence.
The National Action Network, along with the Miami-Dade school district, teachers, parents and community and faith-based organizations are coming together to prevent gun violence among young people in South Florda.
Hundreds gathered at Miami Jackson Senior High School to talk about ways to stop gun violence.
A young man died early Saturday after being shot outside an apartment building, police said.
Two teenagers were hospitalized after a shooting Saturday afternoon.
The Broward Sheriff’s office, with help from Broward Crime Stoppers and the City of Pompano Beach, collected 124 guns Saturday at its first gun buyback event.
On the three-month anniversary of the Sandy Hook tragedy, leaders in the technology community are taking up the cause of the fight against gun violence.
The growing problem of gun violence in South Florida has local pastors taking notice and action. They hope to stop violent crime by coming together and using their influence to make a difference.
In recent days there have been at least eight people shot in the City of Miami, including three teenagers. Two of the teens were killed.