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Cuyahoga County Councilwoman Sunny Simon and Euclid Ward 8 City Councilwoman Laura Gorshe Will Host An Informational Forum on Gangs and Gang Violence

1/20/2016

Focusing on critical issues of concern to our valued residents

Euclid, OH- Cuyahoga County Councilwoman Sunny Simon, representing District 11, and the City of Euclid Councilwoman Laura Gorshe, representing Ward 8, will host an informational forum focusing on gangs and gang violence, Wednesday, January 20th, at the Euclid Public Library. The forum will address concerns regarding gang activity that has led to a proliferation of violence and crime.  Invited speakers include Cuyahoga County Assistant Prosecuting Attorney Diane P. Russell, Division Chief and Director of Juvenile Crime Prevention Duane J. Deskins, Euclid Police Sergeant Dan Novitski, Euclid Police Detective Jose Alcantara, Euclid Police Patrol Officer Vashon Williams, and the Cleveland Metropolitan School District Police Gang Unit Officers, Dan Marsdan and Martin Carreon. This is an opportunity for residents to become more informed, ask questions, obtain valuable information and speak with experts in the field who are working to combat the war on crime.

Councilwoman Gorshe and County Councilwoman Simon encourage all residents and community members to come out and learn more on how gangs and gang violence have impacted our communities. Please click here for the press release document. 


A special thank you to The Euclid Public Library for hosting this event.

WHAT:          Informational Forum on Gangs and Gang Violence

WHEN:          Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at 6:30 PM    
             
WHERE:        Euclid Public Library, 631 East 222nd Street, Euclid, Ohio 44123