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For Immediate Release:
May 02, 2013
Media Contact:
Marta Martinez-Aleman


Commissioner Edmonson Speaks at Stop the Violence Rally


Photo by: Ryan Holloway/Miami-Dade County Photographer

MIAMI, FL – Commissioner Audrey M. Edmonson joined more than 100 neighborhood kids in Liberty City on April 29, 2013 at Gwen Cherry Park gym, 7090 N.W. 22 Ave., Miami to meet and greet Miami-Dade Police Director J.D. Patterson, Citizens Crime Watch's mascot, McGruff the Crime Dog, Miami-Dade County Commissioner Jean Monestime and Mayor Carlos Gimenez at the "Stop the Violence Rally" hosted by the Miami-Dade Police Department (MDPD) and Youth Crime Watch of Miami-Dade County. The children met their Neighborhood Resource Officers, learned about crime prevention techniques, and enjoyed special activities.