St. Louis City Schools to bring back anti-crime program - KMOV.com

St. Louis City Schools to bring back anti-crime program

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ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

The St. Louis Public Schools are re-instituting an anti-crime program in which the district works with police.

The district is re-instituting Gant Resistance Education and Training or the GREAT program. Officials believe it is a proven and effective and violence prevention program. Students are directly taught by officers and it focuses on decision making, communication and anger management.

18 elementary and middle schools will be participating.

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