Violence http://peoriapublicradio.org en Proposed Chicago gun violence law stalls http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/proposed-chicago-gun-violence-law-stalls <div>A proposed law meant to reduce gun violence in Chicago has stalled in Springfield.&nbsp;</div><p> Mon, 19 May 2014 19:47:09 +0000 Tony Arnold 23547 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Proposed Chicago gun violence law stalls "Don't Shoot" 11/21 Town Hall Meeting (Video) http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/dont-shoot-1121-town-hall-meeting-video <p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/-Ala5IVn4Cw" width="560"></iframe></p> Mon, 02 Dec 2013 21:36:04 +0000 Daryl Scott 15736 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Swearing-in ceremony focuses on gun violence for federal prosecutor http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/swearing-ceremony-focuses-gun-violence-federal-prosecutor <p></p> Tue, 26 Nov 2013 04:29:47 +0000 Robert Wildeboer 15453 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Swearing-in ceremony focuses on gun violence for federal prosecutor Stepping up for the community http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/stepping-community <p>About 150 people turned out for the town hall meeting in Peoria called Stop the Violence, Step Up For Your Community. About a dozen social and public service groups were present. Those in attendance learned how they could take advantage of the programs, or sign-up to volunteer. First District Peoria City Councilwoman Denise Moore hosted the meeting. She asked everyone in attendance to take personal responsibility:</p><p> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 03:29:54 +0000 Tanya Koonce 13923 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Stepping up for the community Don't Shoot takes aim at new gangs http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/dont-shoot-takes-aim-new-gangs <p></p> Wed, 10 Apr 2013 22:59:14 +0000 Tanya Koonce 3799 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Don't Shoot takes aim at new gangs