Lakeland task force to tackle gang crimes

Polk County, Florida -- A task force aimed at fighting gang crimes in Lakeland met tonight.

The city council Is heading up the effort.

The meeting focused on efforts to find 1,000 mentors that can serve as role models to troubled teens, and plans to create a partnership between law enforcement and the school board to help students who may be feeling pressured to join a gang.


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