Youth Violence

Mayor Nutter Calls For Long-Range Strategy To Combat Youth Violence in City Mayor Nutter today told stakeholders involved in youth violence prevention that they should commit to a long-term effort and not go for short-term fixes.
Mayor Nutter Appoints New Director Of Philadelphia Youth CommissionMayor Michael Nutter just appointed a new Executive Director for the Philadelphia Youth Commission, and the former coordinator for the National Peace Alliance has a story that is inspiring.
Students Take The Lead In An Effort To End Youth Violence In PhiladelphiaElected officials and other adults have tried to tackle Philadelphia's youth violence problem, but now a group of middle school students want to take the lead.
Philadelphia's Second Night Of Enforcing Youth Curfew Is A Success The city's efforts to crack down on mob violence in Center City appears to be working.
Mayor Nutter Addresses Recent Problem With Youth Violence At Church In West PhiladelphiaThe mayor took his message to church - Mount Carmel Baptist in West Philadelphia.