Cincinnati Initiative to Reduce Violence http://wvxu.org en Investigation leads to gang roundup in Cincinnati http://wvxu.org/post/investigation-leads-gang-roundup-cincinnati <p>Cincinnati Police said they've arrested 15 people and taken 11 weapons off the streets so far as part of an ongoing investigation of gang-related violence in the West End.&nbsp; The effort represents four months of investigative work by various law enforcement agencies as part of the Cincinnati Initiative to Reduce Violence, also known as CIRV.&nbsp;</p><p>"We want to send a loud and clear message that we do not accept homicides; we do not accept violent behavior," said Mayor John Cranley at a press briefing Thursday.</p> Thu, 20 Feb 2014 19:47:20 +0000 Mark Heyne 23350 at http://wvxu.org Investigation leads to gang roundup in Cincinnati