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We Need Healthy Relationships

We Need Healthy Relationships

We all get angry at times, but it is what we do with that anger that matters. Anger is simply an emotion. It is not right or wrong. Actions, on the other hand, are a whole other story. After all, it is actions that are…

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AdHoc Group Against Crime Expresses Sympathy Over Slaying of KCK Police Capt. Robert Melton

AdHoc Group Against Crime Expresses Sympathy Over Slaying of KCK Police Capt. Robert Melton

Our thoughts and prayers are with Kansas City, Kansas, Police Chief Terry Zeigler, all of our partners in the Kansas City, Kansas, Police Department and the family of Police Capt. Robert Melton, who was tragically killed Tuesday. Since 1977, when we were founded by community…

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AdHoc helps family begin the journey towards healing and justice

AdHoc helps family begin the journey towards healing and justice

  More than 100 mourners gathered Wednesday evening to remember a 3-year-old boy killed by gunfire and to plead to the rest of Kansas City for help in finding out who pulled the trigger Read full article

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Improving Race Relations Will Relieve Tension Between Community and Law Enforcement

Improving Race Relations Will Relieve Tension Between Community and Law Enforcement

The Baltimore riots following Freddie Gray’s death while in police custody have highlighted the sometimes tense relationships between police and African Americans. Click here to read more

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AdHoc Canvasses Neighborhood to break the Silence

AdHoc Canvasses Neighborhood to break the Silence

DeQuai Wilson of Independence had good reason to don a red Jackson County COMBAT T-shirt and take part in its anti-crime canvassing effort in the Ruskin area of south Kansas City on Thursday.  Click Here to Read More

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AdHoc offers reward to catch shooter

AdHoc offers reward to catch shooter

When detectives came to knock on her door, she knew her 49-year-old son, Steven Sawyer, was dead.  Click Here to Read More

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Good Role Models in the home and community saves lives

Good Role Models in the home and community saves lives

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police and the community have been fighting the uphill battle to try to keep at-risk youth out of prison and off the streets. Click Here to Read More

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The Perpetrators aren’t much other than the victims

The Perpetrators aren’t much other than the victims

Fox says Kansas City isn’t seeing an uptick in drive-by shootings, but rather an increase in the number of innocent victims. Click Here to Read More

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Community Mourns the Death of 14 year old

Community Mourns the Death of 14 year old

The community is responding to an act of violence that left a young teen girl dead at a water park with prayers and calls for justice. Click Here to Read More

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AdHoc Helps Lead Effort to find killer

AdHoc Helps Lead Effort to find killer

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The AdHoc Group Against Crime has offered a reward to help find whoever killed 14-year-old Alexis Kane. Click Here to Read More

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