Taking Back Your Streets

  Troubleshooter Exclusive: Walking with the Interrupters

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.

Algonquin Park celebrates playground upgrade

  2 years after his death, Nick Rodman Legacy Foundation is launched

  New technology makes it easier to recover stolen property

Volunteers restoring neglected cemetery in Chickasaw neighborhood

Officials discover five guns, 10 pounds of weed while responding to fire

Employer symposium for workers in recovery held in Louisville

Continued Coverage

  Project Guardian brings cameras, better security to Harrison County parks

Fort Knox honors former President George H.W. Bush

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is Saturday

LMAS program getting national attention

  Crack kits ordinance moves closer to becoming law

Wyatt Williams; Prosecutors introduce new evidence in murder case

Second LMDC escapee held on $200,000 bond following Monday’s capture

Jeremy Hunt, who has served time for escaping custody twice in the past, faces a slew of charges.

LMPD makes arrests, seizes guns and drugs, invents new hash tag

Officers arrested a Louisville woman whom they said took her 12- and 14-year-old daughters along on a drug deal.

Alley transformed into creative space for downtown workers, visitors

Once viewed as eyesores, a new downtown project is turning forgotten alleys into creative destinations.

Multi-million dollar grant seeks to empower Russell residents as neighborhood undergoes renaissance

Money is pouring in to the Russell neighborhood of Louisville in an attempt to help residents and local businesses prosper without displacement. It's called Russell: A Place of Promise.

  Undercover block watch reveals why crime is so high

  WAVE 3 News Editorial - Taking Back Your Streets

When is living in a former meth lab only ‘sort of’ dangerous?

Taking Back Your Streets picnic brings solidarity to community

SLIDESHOW: The Inaugural Taking Back Your Streets Community Picnic

  Taking Back Your Streets special report addresses violence in Louisville

VIDEO: Mayor Fischer talks Taking Back Your Streets

Sunday morning, Mayor Greg Fischer stopped by WAVE 3 News to talk about the recent crime in Louisville, and why Louisville Taking Back Your Streets is so important.

UPDATED LIST: Kentucky’s 25 safest towns

The editors at SafeWise.com used FBI crime data, population stats and other information to determine which Kentucky cities are the safest. See if your town made the list.

Bashford Manor Residents Taking Back Their Neighborhood

It's a Louisville neighborhood known for it's Kentucky Derby Heritage. But, an increase in crime and a growing number of abandoned business in the last few years made it an area that people began to avoid. But as WAVE 3 Investigator Connie Leonard reports, things are changing at Bashford Manor, thanks to a group of people who decided to take back their neighborhood.