It seems a lot of attention on youth violence and teen gangs has centered on the metro Atlanta area, but Chatham County leaders and lawmakers have been working on a masterplan “to break the cycle of youth being involved in illegal activities in Savannah.” The Chatham County Legislative Gang Prevention and Intervention Commission has been holding meetings on the issue, and today they will announce their “912 Rescue Mission” initiative.

The committee, chaired by State Rep. Carl Gilliard (D-Garden City) and created by House Bill 750, will introduce the initiative at 9:30 a.m. at the Savannah Youth Regional Detention Center. 

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