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POL Government Special Projects Youth Violence Prevention Articles
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Street Roots News supplies a look into immigrant youth striving to be successful, describing the need to broaden community support to assist in youth achievement
http://news.streetroots.org/2015/02/10/new-fresh-s...

KGW examines the recent increase in gang violence in Portland.
http://www.kgw.com/story/news/investigations/2015/...

Portland receives National League of Cities Service Grant.
http://www.nlc.org/media-center/news-search/eleven...

Regional conference to network service provider and community response. City supported Street Level Gang Outreach attending.
http://theskanner.com/article/VIDEO-Shared-Hope-Ai...

Local Volunteer Based Community Based Outreach Groups Receive Monetary Incentives
http://www.theskanner.com/article/DOJ-Grant-of-600...

Community led protocol assisted by OYVP and other public services.
http://www.oregonlive.com/portland/index.ssf/2012/...

Agencies lose funding; street outreach workers gain it

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