Rivertown Detroit Association’s November 2023 Meeting focused on addressing the gun violence that has plagued our nation.
We hosted a panel of experts from the executive/legislative, medical/healthcare, and enforcement sectors. Our panel engaged in a productive dialogue, highlighting the complex nature of the issue and the need for a multi-faceted approach to address gun violence.
Mary Sheffield, Detroit City Council President, District 5
Representative, Office of Mayor Duggan
Stephanie Chang, State Senator, Michigan State Senate, District 3
Sheriff Ray Washington, Wayne County Sheriff's Department
DPD Commander John Svec, 7th Precinct
Dr. Suezette Olaker, MD
Susie Rohde, LMSW, Cognitive Behavior Therapy
The event was hosted by Detroit Police Department's 7th Precinct.