North Charleston initiates effort to end gang activity

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Police, lawmakers and former gang members are trying to stamp out gang activity. They are teaming up with North Charleston High School students to talk about violence.

North Charleston police will hold an anti-gang assembly next Wednesday.

They will discuss recent suspected gang activity possibly linked to murders in Colleton County.

Officers want to talk to students to increase trust and understanding between teens and law enforcement.

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