ONS Media/News

ONS in the news, associated articles and materials relevant to the work and activities of the department; posted will be various articles, media coverage, letters of support and other relevant information. 

Richmond's ONS ‘loves on’ at risk people to end gun violence - Richmond Standard

Richmond is offering an important lesson on public safety (sfchronicle.com)

Letter from the Office of Congresswoman Barbara Lee.

Filmmakers to debut Richmond crime documentary, "A Confused War."

Article from The Wall Street Journal - "Crime Persists as a Grim Challenge for Blacks."

Article from the Contra Costa Times - "Richmond Greatful for Crime Decrease, but much left to do."

Open Letter to Richmond Community from Neighborhood Safety Directory DeVone Boggan.

Al Jazeera America Tonight - A City that is effectively reducing firearms assaults.

Mother Jones Magazine - How Did this City Bring Down its Murder Rate?

The Independent London/UK News How to reduce gun crime in California?

MSNBC’s_Melissa Harris Perry Show Interviews Richmond Neighborhood Safety Director - The Bold Way One City is Trying to Stop Crime

Cities Find New Ways to Go After Gun Violence

The Bold Way One City is Reducing Gun Violence

Peacemaker Fellowship Peace Building Horizon Broadening Excursions (Background)

The Nation Magazine - How Richmond California Began Bringing its Murder Rate Down (November 2014)

The Office of Neighborhood Safety: How Governments Can Support Community-Driven Solutions - Center for American Progress