Kansas City Prosecutor has a Plan to Fight Growing Homicide Rate
Another prong in the program he detailed to the editorial board of The Kansas City Star would be billboards and radio and television spots. The announcements would featuring the slogan, "The silence is killing us," as a means of encouraging more witnesses to cooperate with police. Sanders unveiled his plan four days after the City Council named a commission to study the cause of the growing number of homicides. As of today there had been 98 so far this year, seven more than all of 2004. If the pace continues the total could reach 120.
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