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SW Atlanta residents want crime to stop

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ATLANTA, Ga. -

Some Atlanta homeowners gathered at a SW Atlanta church to discuss crime in the area and demand answers.

The neighbors met at Cascade United Methodist Church to discuss to numerous break-in plaguing the area. From churches, to banks and homes -- neighbors feel like everyone is a target.

Atlanta Police chief George Turner says he has enhanced patrol in the area that he plans to crack down on repeat offenders but neighbors are steadfast with their demand: The crime MUST stop.

Police say they plan to check homes of truants to ensure they aren't roaming the neighborhood. But neighbors just want results.

For more information on their plan contact the Atlanta Police Headquarters at (404) 614-6544

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