Youth Violence

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker. (WBZ-TV)

Baker: Program To Fight Youth, Gang Violence Gets Funding Increase

A program aimed at fighting gang and youth violence has received a $1.25 million funding increase.


Dr. Frederick L. Thum, emergency medicine physician at Cambridge Hospital, is a fan of the Apple iPad. (Photo courtesy: Boston Business Journal)

Mass. Docs Produce New Brochures To Help Parents Deal With Youth Issues

The series includes brochures on protecting children from sexual abuse, preventing bullying, dating violence, and other issues.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/08/2012

(Photo credit: Matt Bennett/Governor's Office)

Gov. Patrick Proposes New Gun Laws To Curb Youth Violence

Gov. Deval Patrick is proposing tougher gun laws to help curb youth violence.


Gov. Deval Patrick

Gov. Deval Patrick Hoping To Curb Youth Violence

Gov. Deval Patrick is hoping to make good on a key promise of his second term: Curbing youth violence.