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The City of Los Angeles Mayor’s Office of Gang Reduction and Youth Development (GRYD) was established in July of 2007 to address gang violence in a comprehensive and coordinated way throughout the City. GRYD implements a Comprehensive Strategy to drive funding and practice decisions across areas designated as GRYD Zones. GRYD currently provides gang intervention and prevention services in 23 GRYD Zones throughout the City of Los Angeles, along with community engagement programming, and various other initiatives.

GRYD Results at a Glance

185 Violent Gang Crimes Prevented by GRYD incident response 2014-15
701,086 Visits to 32 Summer Night Lights Sites
83.4% of GRYD Prevention Clients decreased risk of gang joining
12.1% Enrollment Increase in 2017 Intervention & Prevention Services