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One for the “You’ve got to be kidding” file, except Dow Constantine is not kidding. These are real proposals to reduce the skyrocketing level of “gun violence” in the Seattle area, italics mine. [via KOMO]
So far this month there have been 10 homicides in unincorporated King County.
The emergency budget would invest close to $1.5 million for more case managers and life coaches to build relationships in communities including White Center, Kent and Burien.
The proposal would also expand the Regional Peacekeepers Collective which is leading gun violence prevention efforts.
Funds would be used to help identify neighborhoods and people that face the highest risks of gun violence.Published in