City of San Jose


Israel Canjura 
Mayor's Gang Prevention Task Force 
(408) 794-1630 


Saturday, October 6, 2018
8:30 AM - 2:00 PM

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San Jose City College
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2100 Moorpark Avenue
San Jose, CA 95128 

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2018 Crime and Gang Prevention Summit  

Dear Friends,

On behalf of the City of San Jose, we would like to invite you to attend the Crime and Gang Prevention Summit sponsored by the Mayor's Gang Prevention Task Force. The purpose of this summit is to promote and encourage partnerships among residents, the City of San Jose, and local community-based organizations to build a safer and more vibrant city.

The summit will feature informational workshops, a community resource fair, children’s activities*, and a free lunch for participants. Workshop topics include:

  • Gang Awareness 102: An in-depth perspective of gang impacts
  • The Dangers and Pitfalls of Social Media from a Youth Perspective
  • Gang Awareness 101: Realities of being in a gang, common indicators, and intervention efforts
  • Gender Responsive Model: Responding proactively to emerging gang trends involving females
  • Gun Safety and Violence Prevention
  • Police/ Community Relations: Building community through accountability

All interested individuals are encouraged to attend. Space is limited, so please sign up early. If you have any questions, please call the Mayor's office:

Sandra Murillo (English / Spanish) – 408-535-3829
Candace Le (Vietnamese language needs) – 408-535-4823


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