‘Interrupters’ Documentary Takes on Chicago Youth Violence

A crime interventionist featured in the film talks about his work.  

Eddie Bocanegra (Kartemquin Films)
Eddie Bocanegra (Kartemquin Films)

The documentary is going to be used as part of a two-year campaign extending the idea of what an “interrupter” is to include a wide array of people working on a host of issues, including public health, law enforcement, education, efforts around criminal- and juvenile-justice reform, economic development, reentry programs and job training.

Read more and listen to the story  at NPR.

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