• COMMUNITY PROSECUTION: Advocate that prosecutors increase their involvement in the community outside of the courtroom, building positive relationships with the community and serving as resource to community efforts to reduce crime.

  • ELIMINATING GUN VIOLENCE: Emphasize not only vigorous prosecution of persons committing gun violence, but support for efforts aimed at steering persons away from gun violence as a solution and advocacy for legislation that helps to eliminate gun violence in our community.

  • EMPHASIZING DRUG TREATMENT OVER INCARCERATION: Ensure that persons struggling with drug additions should be directed to appropriate treatment and not incarcerated, further exacerbating the problem and the impact on their families and our community in of human and financial cost.

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