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  • Driving down the crime rate

    October 2016

    / Article on WinnipegFreePress.com

    One year later, property crime has been dramatically reduced by our efforts in the Smashed Windows Club on Facebook, while the rest of Winnipeg has seen a spike.

  • No deductible for vandalism

    September 2015

    / Article on WinnipegSun.com

    I used social media and worked through the spring and summer to get more resources to deal with vandalism problems plaguing my neighbourhood. Specifically, I asked for auto insurance deductibles to be waived in the case of rampant vandalism. Dave Larkins interviewed me for a reaction to news that Manitoba Public Insurance will begin doing just that. Photo courtesy of The Winnipeg Sun.

  • River Heights group tracking smashed windows

    May 2015

    / Article on WinnipegSun.com

    I know there is strength in numbers when you want to make a change in society, and social media is the perfect way to do it. I was interviewed by Cella Lao Rousseau after starting the Smashed Window Club - River Heights when reports of rampant vehicle vandalism in the neighbourhood came to light. Photo by Kevin King courtesy of The Winnipeg Sun.

  • Winnipeggers launch Facebook campaign in wake of smashed windows, vehicle break-ins

    May 2015

    / Article on CBC.ca

    One of the first interviews where I called for deductibles to be waived by MPI.