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Overview

The Safe Communities Workgroup is responsible for the implementation of the Safe Communities Coordination Plan under Safe Long Beach. The Safe Communities Workgroup is dedicated to decreasing violence through increasing civic engagement and participation in leadership programs as well as decreasing the unemployment rate. Specifically, the goals and objectives of this Workgroup are as follows:

  • Goal 1: Increase community resident safety
    • Objective 1: Increase resident engagement
    • Objective 2: Increase use of City and Neighborhood Improvement Programs
    • Objective 3: Increase the use of safe spaces for children, youth, adults and seniors
    • Objective 4: Five neighborhoods to develop and implement community watch
  • Goal 2: Decrease the unemployment rate
    • Objective 1: Increase the number of adults and youth using employment and job training programs
    • Objective 2: Increase the number of employers involved in job development
  • Goal 3: Reduce Part 1 crimes
    • Objective 1: Decrease homicides
    • Objective 2: Decrease rapes
    • Objective 3: Decrease robberies
    • Objective 4: Decrease aggravated assaults
    • Objective 5: Decrease gang-related homicides

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Subcommittees:
Community Leadership and Development


Workgroup Meeting Dates

Community Leadership and Development:
  • Thursday, September 1, 2016, 10:00am-11:30am, 100 W. Broadway, 5th Floor Conference Room, Long Beach, CA 90802
  • Thursday, October 6, 2016, 10:00am-11:30am, 100 W. Broadway, 5th Floor Conference Room, Long Beach, CA 90802
  • Thursday, November 1, 2016, 10:00am-11:30am, 100 W. Broadway, 5th Floor Conference Room, Long Beach, CA 90802
  • Thursday, December 1, 2016, 10:00am-11:30am, 100 W. Broadway, 5th Floor Conference Room, Long Beach, CA 90802


For more information, contact:

Francheska Deras
Neighborhood Relations Division
francheska.deras@longbeach.gov
(562) 570-7177


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