We all deserve to live in a safe environment.
Safety has been a major issue for the Ward. Although policing and enforcement have been of great assistance the issue persist.
By engaging the communities and establishing a two way communication with the residents and the police and reestablishing neighborhood watch programs we can surely eliminate the tension that current programs are coursing.
Police carding while being an effective method has being viewed as a profile type of program that results in more damage than assistance.
Residents and specially the youth should be encourage and engaged in to sports, cultural and educational activities that will keep them off the streets and on the right path.
Special police task forces like gang relations and substance abuse control programs need to be introduced particularly in schools, community centres and housing.