Broad St. http://ripr.org en South Providence Residents Rally Against Street Crime http://ripr.org/post/south-providence-residents-rally-against-street-crime <p>South Providence residents – concerned about a recent uptick in gun crime – rallied on Broad Street Monday.</p><p></p><p></p><p>About 200 people linked arms on Broad Street and shouted “Peace in our Streets” in a show of solidarity against violent crime.&nbsp; The line extended two blocks.&nbsp; June saw a rash of shootings in the capital city, including the murder of a 12 year old girl.&nbsp; Rally organizer Kobi Dennis said the event was aimed at allaying residents’ fears as much as taking a stand against crime.</p> Tue, 02 Jul 2013 11:10:19 +0000 Flo Jonic 17764 at http://ripr.org South Providence Residents Rally Against Street Crime