South side violence

Regional
8:25 am
Thu September 19, 2013

South Side Community Spirit Endures, Despite Violence

Neighbors release balloons at a recent peace rally to honor violent crime victims.

Community leaders are concerned about an increase in violence on Milwaukee's south side. However, officials say communication is improving between residents and police and that is having a positive impact.

Many residents in some of Milwaukee's oldest neighborhoods are staying put, hoping a growing spirit of police and community relations will help restore order.

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