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90 Days and 90 Nights to lower crime

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A new push is being done to curb crime and violence in parts of Louisville Metro.

The effort is called 90 Days and 90 Nights.

Members of the Metro council along with Louisville Metro Police Department officers in the 4th District are planning to walk through violent neighborhoods to talk to people and educate them about crime in the area.

Kim Kraeszig, with LMPD 4th division explained, "They're also going to be re-educating and reminding people about crime prevention to secure their items in their vehicles."

The event kicks off at 6 p.m. Tuesday in Wynadotte Park. This is the second year for the event.

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