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Important Town Hall Meeting Concerning Crime & Safety

October 10, 2015

Mayor Kasim Reed will be hosting a Public Safety & Crime Watch Town Hall Meeting this Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. Public Safety & Crime Watch Town Hall Meeting Tuesday, October 13, 2015 6:00 p.m. Grace United Methodist Church 458 Ponce de Leon Ave NE (corner of Charles Allen) Atlanta, GA 30308 There…

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APD Officials Listen and Respond to Resident Safety Concerns

April 14, 2015

The first portion of this month’s regular meeting of the VHCA held on April 13th was devoted to a special discussion of neighborhood safety.  District 6 Councilperson Alex Wan (who organized the meeting and arranged the speakers), APD Asst. Chief Shawn Jones, Deputy Chief Joseph Spillane, Zone 6 Commander Timothy Peek, and other officers made presentations,…

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Virginia-Highland Safety Team Report: October 2, 2012

October 3, 2012

By: John Wolfinger A busy couple of weeks ahead with special events, so make your driving plans accordingly.  First of all is the Breast Cancer Walk with 800 walking ladies in pink costumes on 10/ 6 and 7.  They have a good time walking for a serious cause, and would like to have cheering throngs…

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In memoriam — Mike Moloo

August 19, 2012

The night of Thursday, August 16 Mike Moloo, owner of the ATL Food Mart at 730 Barnett Street between St. Charles and Ponce de Leon Avenues, was shot and killed outside the store during an apparent robbery.   The VHCA joins the many residents and friends of Mr. Moloo in their shock and sadness at…

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Residential Break-ins

July 23, 2012

We have had relatively few of these break-ins lately, but please do not let down your guard in keeping your home secure this summer. The Morningside Patrol reported 3 such break-ins earlier this month on Cumberland Circle, North Highland Avenue, Helen Drive and Piedmont Heights reported a break-in on Rock Springs Road. Keep up the…

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