Tuesday night the City of St. Louis experienced 18 shootings and one stabbing. The violence threatens to drive out people who want peace and quiet. For a revealing inside story on the violence, see this St. Louis Post-Dispatch article.
The 2013 Annual Assembly of the MCC will feature a workshop on this topic presented by St. Louis criminologist Rick Rosenfeld. (Don’t forget to mark your calendars for this event on Saturday, September 28 at the State Capitol).