Media Availability: Gang Impact Unit Shows Strong Results

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Gang Impact Unit, Law Enforcement Partners Tackle Gang/Gun Violence

CLEVELAND – The City of Cleveland, Division of Police Gang Impact Unit along with partnering law enforcement agencies have arrested multiple individuals and taken weapons off of city streets connected to gang activity and gun violence.  A display of confiscated firearms will be available.

WHO:          Mayor Frank G. Jackson
                   Police Chief Calvin D. Williams
                   Commander Gary Gingell

WHEN:        Thursday, September 21, 2017, 1:00 p.m.                            

WHERE:      Zelma George Recreation Center
                   3155 Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard
                   Pool Lot

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