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How can we reduce gang violence in South L.A.?

STREET BEAT:

Alex Perez

Santa Monica

“We need to respectful of each other and grow with each other.”

Mychelle

Los Angeles

“We need to start with our community and pray to God, he will free us from all of this violence.”

Johnny

Los Angeles

“We need to be good to each other and treat each other nice.”

Latifa

New Jersey

“Prayer. … God is in control of everything, We need to humble ourselves.” 

Compiled by Kristina Dixon in the Hyde Park neighborhood of South Los Angeles.