Gun violence spurs community engagement

July 16th, 2015

By Brandon McDermott

Omaha, NE – Gun violence is on the decline in the City of Omaha as a whole. But in North Omaha, gun violence figures have climbed during May and June. How do grass roots neighborhood events engage the community and help spur positive effects?

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Project KNOSE, Robert Wagner hope to deter gun violence

May 6th, 2015

By Brandon McDermott

Omaha, NE – Project KNOSE, which stands for Keeping North Omaha Safe for Everyone, is a grassroots community watch of sorts. They drive around some of the most violent neighborhoods in North Omaha hoping to be a deterrent to more violence in the area.

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Behind the violence: A family’s struggle to move on

February 16th, 2012

By Angel Martin

Omaha, NE – The number of people killed in Omaha last year was 41. But that number grows significantly when we look at the impact of that violence on the lives of those left behind.

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