Here and Now

Noon Wednesday: Milwaukee's Historic Pandemic Violence

Clip: Season 2000 Episode 2016 | 36m 59s | Video has closed captioning.

Most large cities across the country have seen a rise in homicides and other violent crimes during the pandemic, and this trend is particularly acute in Milwaukee as its murder rate reaches a historic level in 2021. Jamaal Smith and Kweku TeAngelo Cargile Jr. from the city's Office of Violence Prevention discuss their work to interrupt and impede violent behaviors.

Aired: 10/13/21

Rating: TV-G

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