High Point Model http://wamc.org en Conference Highlights Crime Prevention Strategy http://wamc.org/post/conference-highlights-crime-prevention-strategy <p>Law enforcement officials and community leaders from the greater Springfield Massachusetts area met Monday to consider ways to deter crime.&nbsp; WAMC&rdquo;s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Hampden County District Attorney Mark Mastroianni&nbsp; believes a policing model that employs strong community partnerships and focused deterrence can be a successful strategy&nbsp; to reduce violence in high crime areas of Springfield and Holyoke.</p> Mon, 30 Apr 2012 22:30:00 +0000 Paul Tuthill 37936 at http://wamc.org Conference Highlights Crime Prevention Strategy