EnglishSpanish
 

Text Resize:   A   A

Miami “ October 21, 2014

Miami Dade State Attorney Katherine Fernandez Rundle is leading two important panel discussions at the Prosecutors Against Gun Violence” national meeting today in Atlanta.

The group was formed to address the issue of gun violence in the United States as concerns mount over shootings and mass killings. Members include attorneys from several major metropolitan jurisdictions including Miami, Manhattan, Brooklyn, Chicago, Philadelphia, Atlanta, Los Angeles, Seattle, Houston and Milwaukee. The non-partisan coalition will focus on issues such as reducing gang violence, weapons trafficking, the connection between domestic violence and gun violence, and the link between mental illness and gun violence.

State Attorney Fernandez Rundle will head two panels, one focused on among other things, the trafficking of firearms and the enhancements that punish individuals for committing crimes while using a firearm. The second panel will focus on interventions in preventing mass shooting by persons who have mental health issues at which she will lead the discussion and highlight Miami Dade`s successful police Crisis Intervention Training (CIT).

Gun violence plagues every jurisdiction in America, said State Attorney Katherine Fernandez Rundle. This Summit is an effort to take ideas that have worked in different parts of the country and by sharing experiences and techniques, spread that success around. In this way, we can make a real difference.


News

PRESS RELEASE: State Attorney Katherine Fernandez Rundle to Receive 2019 Trish Bell Lifetime Achievement Award

Miami - May 14, 2019 Miami-Dade State Attorney Katherine Fernandez Rundle has been selected by the Chapman Partnership for their 2019 Trish Bell Lifetime Achievement Award for her outstanding...


Close Out Memos

INVESTIGATIVE REPORT: Neico Crooks

On April 8, 2019 an investigative report was signed by State Attorney Katherine Fernandez Rundle in the officer involved shooting case involving Neico Crooks. Click below to view/print...


Close Out Memos

INVESTIGATIVE REPORT: Jonathan Oddi

On April 8, 2019 an investigative report was signed by State Attorney Katherine Fernandez Rundle in the officer involved shooting case involving Joanathan Oddi. Click below to view/print...

 

Back To Top