Community leaders at St. Stephens Church said they wanted to offer up their new field to the camp, because they believe in second chances and they didn’t want hundreds of kids missing out on an influential opportunity.
They’re requesting a reversal of Maximum’s Security’s disqualification and reinstatement of the original order of finish, which would make Maximum Security the official, undefeated winner of the Kentucky Derby.
They are the so-called Violence Interrupters. They are part of a program that's seen major success in some cities, but came under fire in Louisville after an exclusive WAVE 3 News Troubleshooter investigation.
When grocery stores like First Link and Kroger closed their doors in downtown Louisville, it left the neighbors living there in a food desert for years. So when the word came out a new grocery store was coming to the area, local area residents were overjoyed.