Families urged to remember those killed by violence

Despite a weather-related cancellation for the remembrance event, Crisis Intervention says it is important to remember those lost to acts of violence.

Posted: Tue Sep 25 15:46:40 PDT 2018
Updated: Tue Sep 25 15:46:40 PDT 2018

Speech to Text for Families urged to remember those killed by violence

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national day of rememberance to honor those who are victims to murder... take a look at last year's event... day of rememberance-stngr-1 lowerthirdcourtesy:2017 national day of remembrance mason city, ia we are told it has grown in our area over the years as those with crisis intervention say instances of violence throughout the nation continue to rise. but - today they weren't able to hold their annual event... k-i-m-t news three's brian tabick is learning why - brian?xxx day of rememberance-lintro-4 raquel each year they hold it here at east park - but as you can see remembering murder victims-lintro-2 it is still locked up because of the amount of water flowing through the winnebago river. but even though they had to call off today's event - those with crisis intervention services say they still want those who have been impacted by murder to honor their loved ones.xxx day of rememberance-mpkg-1 lowerthird2line:national day of remembrance mason city, ia violence has definitely impacted our community and when you go a long time without seeing that you notice it even more. nicole hamilton brahm is the violent crime coordinator at crisis intervention services. she says in the state of iowa alone between 1995 and 20-16 - 272 people have died from domestic violence. that's not including the many other deaths that we have seen due to violence. she says she too is going through a long recovery period after her husband's sister was murdered.xxx lowerthird2line:nicole hamilton brahm violent crime program director, crisis intervention services i don't know if that process is ever done i mean it's that's process is continuous. i don't think there is ever a start and an end time when you lose somebody. it's some days are better than others. / remembering murder victims-ltag-2 raquel - hamilton brahm says they are hoping to hold a make up day for the event in the near future - but plans are still in the works. live in mason city brian tabick k-i-m-t news three. / thank you brian. and in minnesota - there were 101 homicides in 20- 17. that number is down from 131 in 20-15. / quarry hill
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