Re: “Citizen patrol says it will ‘never let up’” (TNT, 4-17).
I am concerned that a group of six citizens in Orting have taken it upon themselves to work without the police to address Michael Compton’s murder and other crime issues.
Through a process that they alone designed, this group has determined that young criminals are at fault. Kacie Nesby of Opportunity Center of Orting is rightly concerned that targeting youth could provoke violence out of fear or anger.
We at Safe Streets know that proven organizing practices where resident patrols do not carry weapons and who document and …