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Kalamazoo Declares Gun Violence A Health Crisis

Sep 21, 2021
Andy Robins / WMUK

Kalamazoo City commissioners have declared gun violence a "public health emergency."

File photo of the South Haven lighthouse by WMUK

South Haven Police says a shooting on the pier at South Beach left two people dead, including the shooter, and one other person injured.

Kalamazoo Marches Against Gun Violence

Jul 12, 2021
Leona Larson / WMUK

Citizens, community leaders, and law enforcement officers took to the streets Saturday, July 11, in the first of three “Marches Against Violence and Peace Smoke” to raise awareness of the recent increase in gun violence in Kalamazoo.

"Wear Orange" Supports Gun Violence Victims

Jun 3, 2021
Courtesy Celeste Kanpurwala

Friday, June 4, is National Gun Violence Awareness Day. And gun safety advocates are hosting virtual events around Michigan.

Gun Violence Shoots Up In Kalamazoo

May 4, 2021
Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety

Gun violence is at an all-time high in Kalamazoo. That's the message city commissioners got from Public Safety officials Monday, May 3.