Facing South Florida: Cracking Down On Gun ViolenceJim DeFede says in the days before the Cuba crisis and the Surfside building collapse, a big story making headlines in South Florida was the wave of mass shootings and deadly gun violence.
Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava In DC As President Biden Lays Out Plan To Combat ViolenceMiami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava is in Washington D.C. to take part in a national discussion on preventing crime.
‘We Are Sick & Tired’: Community Activists March With Law Enforcement To Call For An End To Gun ViolenceElected officials, law enforcement and community activists continue to struggle with the question of what to do about the surge in violence. Several plans are in motion, but it's not enough.
Facing South Florida: Gun ViolenceThis follow up pivoted to a conversation with three community activists.
Recent Rash Of Deadly Gun Violence Linked By Role Of Social MediaIn the wake of Miami-Dade County’s recent rash of deadly gun violence, South Florida leaders are examining the causes and one issue keeps arising - the role of social media.
Facing South Florida: Gun Violence In South FloridaJim DeFede devoted the entire half-hour to explore the recent uptick in gun violence across Miami-Dade, specifically the mass shooting at a banquet hall in northwest Miami-Dade.
'Circle of Brotherhood' Organization Seeks Funding To Help End Gun Violence In MiamiA group known as the Circle of Brotherhood seeks funding to help in the fight against gun violence in Miami. The move comes days after Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava announced her $90-plus million-dollar plan to combat gun violence.
'This Is A Public Health Epidemic': Local Leaders Launch Intense 90-Day Operation To Combat Gun ViolenceThe Miami Police Department is joining forces with other law enforcement and local leaders to target crime hotspots in an effort to bring gun violence to a screeching halt.
Lawmakers, Activists & Mothers Of Victims Call For End To Senseless Gun ViolenceLawmakers, activists, and mothers of victims dramatically called for an end to senseless gun violence on Tuesday afternoon.
‘Us Kids’ Documentary Premiering At Wynwood Drive-In Chronicles Youth Movement Against Gun Violence In Wake Of Parkland ShootingThey are survivors turned activists – students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School who witnessed unimaginable horror on Valentine’s Day 2018.
Parkland Shooting Victim Joaquin Oliver Honored With 20-Hour Online Event Raising Awareness Against Gun Violence On His 20th BirthdayThe parents of Joaquin Oliver, who was killed in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School massacre are holding a 20-hour online event Tuesday to raise awareness against gun violence, marking what would have been Joaquin's 20th birthday.
Florida Democrats Want State Legislative Session On GunsFlorida Democrats are seeking to convene a special session on guns as Parkland shooting survivors on Wednesday renewed their pleas for more measures to combat gun violence.
Marjory Stoneman Shooting Victim Joaquin Oliver's Memory Lives On In Theatre Show Created By His FatherManuel Oliver lost his son Joaquin in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas massacre. Now, he’s created a theatre show to make sure his son’s memory lives on.
Exclusive: Cousin Of 15-Year-Old Shooting Victim "Heard More Than 10 Shots"A loved one is speaking out after her 15-year-old cousin was riddled with bullets in Northwest Miami-Dade.
Presidential Candidate Eric Swalwell Speaks To South Floridians About Ending Gun ViolenceEric Swalwell is a Democratic Congressman from California and before Tuesday, many in South Florida had probably never heard his name.