Videos

Enjoy the videos below and see our Youtube playlist here

Stopping Shootings in Brooklyn Before They Start

 

S.O.S. Volunteer Slideshow 2013

 

 

Save Our Streets Crown Heights: Brooklyn Review
From Brooklyn Independent Television's Brooklyn Review, episode 265.


The Objective Opinion: Stop Killing Our Hood
Bric Arts Media, familyunification.org










The Second Chance
NYC In Focus
Suvro Banerji and Jackie Mader





Interrupting Violence In Crown Heights
NYC In Focus
Suvro Banerji and Jackie Mader
See the full article here



S.O.S. Peace March - October 20, 2011
Photojournalist Lauryn Gyrstle made this beautiful video using her photos and sound bites from the S.O.S. Peace March


S.O.S. Peace March - October 20, 2011
Below is two-minute footage of the S.O.S. Peace March in the fall of 2011. Hundreds of people walked through the streets of Crown Heights demanding that the community stop the violence.


Save Our Streets (S.O.S.) Crown Heights Peace March 2011 from Micah Weiss on Vimeo.


YO S.O.S. Flash Mob - October 17, 2011
Youth Organizing to Save Our Streets (YO S.O.S.) surprised the streets of Crown Heights at 5:49 PM on October 17th with a dance to Jay-Z and Kanye West's "Murder to Excellence" in their flash mob on Eastern Parkway. A special thank you to Thaddeus McCants for choreographing this dance.


Hood Hefna "No More Trouble" SOS Edition
Crown Heights rapper Hood Hefna wrote this song for S.O.S. and received first place in the S.O.S. Arts to End Violence video contest.


Counting the Number of Shooting Victims:
S.O.S. Outreach Lavon Walker counting the number of shooting victims in Crown Heights North since January 2010 at a shooting response on November 11, 2010.



Beyond Bullets Short on S.O.S.


No More Guns Part 1:
Created by the Pride Youth Development Agency at the WEB center at W.E.B. DuBois high school in 2009.


No More Guns Part 2:


Below are images from the completed mural dedicated to the fight against gun violence in Crown Heights. The mural is painted on the wall of the Alternative Learning Center on Brooklyn Avenue, facing Brower Park, and diagonal to the Brooklyn Children's Museum.

The mural is the product of a partnership between the Mediation Center and the American Friends Service Committee, New Yorkers Against Gun Violence, Groundswell Community Mural Project, Assemblyman Karim Camara, and the Damon S. Allen Foundation. Sixteen youth and two artists worked over the summer to create and paint the mural.
Photos by Hanan Ohayon
Crown Heights Community Mediation Center (CHCMC) - View my 'Crown Heights Mural Completed' set on Flickriver

Caught in a Crossfire in Crown Heights:
An anti-gun violence documentary created by Kymbali Craig, Bailey's Cafe Youth and students from Paul Robeson High school with support from the Weed and Seed Coalition of the Crown Heights Community Mediation Center in 2008.


Reverend Jones speaks at S.O.S. Crown Heights Shooting Response:


S.O.S. Crown Heights PSA: