TKC BREAKING AND EXCLUSIVE NEWS!!! ANTI-CRIME ACTIVIST ALONZO WASHINGTON FACT CHECKS KANSAS CITY CRIME SPREE!!!
Weekend crime near local taverns has Kansas City party-goers and bar owners on edge.
Meanwhile . . .
KANSAS CITY ANTI-CRIME ACTIVIST ALONZO WASHINGTON FACT CHECKS CRIME TRENDS AND OFFERS HIS PERSPECTIVE ON MEDIA COVERAGE!!!
First, off, Mr. Washington has more insight into local crime trends than most and he reveals that it might be gang sets engaged in recent gunpoint robberies.
Moreover . . .
ALONZO WASHINGTON IS SKEPTICAL OF MEDIA REPORTS TOUTING THESE LOCAL CLUB STICK-UPS!!!
In an EXCLUSIVE message . . .
Mr. Washington notes: "These shootings & robberies have been going on for months. However, the media only started covering this crime trend when white people were impacted by it. Why? When blacks are getting killed daily it was all random. The press are playing up rape fears of white women when no random rapes have been going on."
This fact is relevant to this discussion given that it's pretty much common knowledge that media tend to highlight the sensational when it comes to local crime. Evidence: The "Backing-up" woman who became an Internet meme.
Thankfully . . . There's a bit of hope in this discussion given that Mr. Washington is hinting at a new effort to encourage locals to give tips to help solve crime.
Developing . . .