Men Escort Pedestrians Home From Subway in Wake of Robberies

Men Escort Pedestrians Home From Subway in Wake of Robberies

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photo by dharder via morguefileAfter a spate of recent muggings and robberies, a group of 20 Bedford-Stuyvesant men started escorting people home as they got off the train and are walking through the neighborhood reaching out to young men.

They’re not part of a political club, they don’t come from any one church and they’ve never been particularly active in the community – until now.

They also sponsored a neighborhood outreach walk earlier this month, stopping to talk to young men hanging out on the corners.

(READ the story at NY Daily News)

Thanks to Denise for submitting the story!

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