Miami-Dade Legislative Item
File Number: 091789
   

File Number: 091789 File Type: Special Presentation Status: In Committee
Version: 0 Reference: Control: Health, Public Safety & Intergovernmental Cmte
File Name: REV.. ABRAHAM J. THOMAS RE: CRIME PREVENTION INITIATIVE Introduced: 6/4/2009
Requester: NONE Cost: Final Action:
Agenda Date: Agenda Item Number:
Notes: COMMITTEE ONLY Title: REV. ABRAHAM J. THOMAS, RE: CRIME PREVENTION INITIATIVE
Indexes: CRIME PREVENTION
Sponsors: Sally A. Heyman, Prime Sponsor
Sunset Provision: No Effective Date: Expiration Date:
Registered Lobbyist: None Listed


Legislative History

Acting Body Date Agenda Item Action Sent To Due Date Returned Pass/Fail

Health, Public Safety & Intergovernmental Cmte 6/11/2009 1E2 Presented
REPORT: Assistant County Attorney Valda Christian read the foregoing citizen’s presentation into the record. Rev. Abraham J. Thomas, 17320 N.W. 17th Avenue, Miami Gardens, appeared before the Committee and distributed informational packets labeled “Crime Prevention Initiative,” He referred to a February 2009 press conference, during which the County allocated $50,000 to fund efforts in apprehending the suspects in the recent shooting deaths in Liberty City. Rev. Thomas stated that he presented a copy of his book, “Murderer” to Mr. Richard “Dick” Mastin, to assist with crime prevention in the community; and noted he had also distributed a copy to individual Commissioners. He indicated that Commissioner Souto issued copies of this book to the middle schools within District 10. Rev. Thomas noted Mr. Mastin wrote a song, which was included in the package, as a way of speaking out on the awareness of crime. He noted his organization needed $40,000 to complete its crime prevention initiative and requested the opportunity to follow-up with Committee members regarding this matter.

County Manager 6/4/2009 Referred Health, Public Safety & Intergovernmental Cmte 6/11/2009

County Manager 6/4/2009 Assigned Alina Tejeda-Hudak 5/27/2009 6/4/2009

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