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On Patrol With NYC’s Violence Interrupters

They were once former gang-members and drug dealers — now they canvass the streets helping to reduce crime in a notorious Brooklyn neighborhood. Meet the Violence Interrupters of Man Up Inc.

04/10/2019 10:21 AMupdated: 06/11/2019 7:07 PM
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  • Devine C.
    04/10/2019 13:23

    don’t know you personally, however I seen your followers and the guys you communicate with on here... Can y’all start doing this in y’all City. Start your own mentor programs with ya peoples! They looking up to yall

  • Brut
    04/10/2019 16:34

    After being paralyzed 14 years ago from gang violence, this man is making it his mission to help teens break away from that lifestyle:

  • Delia A.
    04/10/2019 18:12

    Man up🙏👍🏼🥰🇺🇸🇵🇷

  • Sin D.
    04/10/2019 18:30

    Wrk of Angels... love the dedication and options you provide to the youths

  • Andree B.
    04/10/2019 18:59

    Congrats

  • Tatiana R.
    04/11/2019 09:14

    Credible messengers💯

  • Ola R.
    04/11/2019 10:04

    Heroes

  • GB S.
    04/11/2019 10:09

    I’m glad he changed his mindset because when we use to work at RadioShack together, he was not like that at all...What he’s doing now was a joke to him then. Better late than never huh.... ? 💪🏾

  • August O.
    04/11/2019 15:36

    Can't tag Pirco but this is very cool

  • AR J.
    04/12/2019 12:28

    Peace my brothers... everyone that live in predominantly black and Latino areas.. should take notice.. it is a beautiful thing to see... when will Brothers stand up...

  • AR J.
    04/12/2019 12:33

    Peace my brothers.. and sisters.. everyone that live in primarily black and Latino areas should take notice.. it is a beautiful thing when Real Men stand up and say we have had enough.. because our communities has been set up and now set upon with gentrification.. and of course mass incarceration... yeah we've been set up

  • Iris W.
    04/13/2019 12:13

    Thank you Jesus! Ain’t God Good!

  • Paula M.
    04/13/2019 12:38

    & !! 💯