Joined: Mar 17, 2005
Location: Staten Island
|Posted: Mon Jul 21, 2008 11:31 am Post subject: GRAFFITI UPDATE 7/21 GOOD NEWS BAD NEWS
From Mon Jul 21, 2008 3:00 am to Thu Jul 24, 2008 2:59 am (included)
Below please find the latest program update.
We currently have completed 309 locations
The Staten Island NYPD Graffiti Task Force will be in place soon.
Arrests are increasing and we currently have 10 offenders in our system who combined need to complete over 100 days of community service through Where to Turn to satisfy their sentences.
We have completed the 4th mural in our 'Flags Across Staten Island" program.
There will be a story in this Sunday's New York Times detailing the program.
We are going to check with the Staten Island Yankees to see if we can brgin a program called "Strike Out Graffiti"
We will be asking local businesses and organization to donate $10 each time a Staten Island pitcher strikes out a batter.
All funds raised will be used to support the "Flags Across Staten Island" Program.
Waivers were submitted for 84 new locations since July 1.
Total Reported 537
Completed 309 57.5%
Pending 228 52.5%
Completions By Source
Total Completions 309
CAU 149 48%
WTT 130 42%
Other Agencies 30 10%
Breakdown By Precinct
Completed 74 46.5%
Completed 179 61.3%
Completed 66 66.6%
We have our work cut out for us but we will continue to plug away. Any help would be greatly appreciated.