- Chief Mark Helms, Lodi Police Department
We started analyzing our gang crime to analyze where it was happening, and more importantly who was responsible — who were the worst offenders. Those were the people we concentrated on.”
Posted: Friday, November 1, 2013 11:37 pm
Lodi’s gang activity has seen dramatic drops over the last two years after seeing an all-time high in 2011, Police Chief Mark Helms said Thursday at the annual State of the City address at Hutchins Street Square.
That’s thanks to a concerted effort by the Lodi Police Department and the city to strategically tackle the gang problem.
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