The Brownsville neighborhood in Brooklyn struggles with a stubbornly high violent crime rate compared to the rest of New York City.  EMT respond to a late night shooting, 2012.

The Brownsville neighborhood in Brooklyn struggles with a stubbornly high violent crime rate compared to the rest of New York City.

EMT respond to a late night shooting, 2012.

 Police investigate a shooting, 2012. 

Police investigate a shooting, 2012. 

 RIP Bezzel, 2011.

RIP Bezzel, 2011.

 Gauge re-enacts a shooting in front of the Seth Low Houses in Brownsville, 2011.

Gauge re-enacts a shooting in front of the Seth Low Houses in Brownsville, 2011.

 A woman is shot in in front of the Langston Hughes Houses in Brownsville, 2012.

A woman is shot in in front of the Langston Hughes Houses in Brownsville, 2012.

 Hanging on a warm summer night in front of the Park Rock Houses, 2013.

Hanging on a warm summer night in front of the Park Rock Houses, 2013.

 Gauge in front of the Van Dyke Houses, 2012.

Gauge in front of the Van Dyke Houses, 2012.

 A man plays with his pit bull in front of Park Rock Houses, 2013.

A man plays with his pit bull in front of Park Rock Houses, 2013.

 Young men hang in front of the Park Rock Houses, 2013.

Young men hang in front of the Park Rock Houses, 2013.

 Friends and family mourn the shooting death of 13-year-old Ronald Wallace, 2012.

Friends and family mourn the shooting death of 13-year-old Ronald Wallace, 2012.

 Police stop and question a young man on a bike, 2012.

Police stop and question a young man on a bike, 2012.

 Kids hang out as the sun fades, 2013.

Kids hang out as the sun fades, 2013.

 Police arrest a man with an outstanding warrant at a barbecue on Father's Day, 2013.

Police arrest a man with an outstanding warrant at a barbecue on Father's Day, 2013.

 A young man shows off his Addicted To Cash tattoo, 2013.

A young man shows off his Addicted To Cash tattoo, 2013.

 Targie Jackson examines her face in the mirror after the police raided her Aunt's home and allegedly battered Jackson, 2011.

Targie Jackson examines her face in the mirror after the police raided her Aunt's home and allegedly battered Jackson, 2011.

 The parents of 13-year-old shooting victim Ronald Wallace at his funeral, 2012.

The parents of 13-year-old shooting victim Ronald Wallace at his funeral, 2012.

 The Brownsville neighborhood in Brooklyn struggles with a stubbornly high violent crime rate compared to the rest of New York City.  EMT respond to a late night shooting, 2012.
 Police investigate a shooting, 2012. 
 RIP Bezzel, 2011.
 Gauge re-enacts a shooting in front of the Seth Low Houses in Brownsville, 2011.
 A woman is shot in in front of the Langston Hughes Houses in Brownsville, 2012.
 Hanging on a warm summer night in front of the Park Rock Houses, 2013.
 Gauge in front of the Van Dyke Houses, 2012.
 A man plays with his pit bull in front of Park Rock Houses, 2013.
 Young men hang in front of the Park Rock Houses, 2013.
 Friends and family mourn the shooting death of 13-year-old Ronald Wallace, 2012.
 Police stop and question a young man on a bike, 2012.
 Kids hang out as the sun fades, 2013.
 Police arrest a man with an outstanding warrant at a barbecue on Father's Day, 2013.
 A young man shows off his Addicted To Cash tattoo, 2013.
 Targie Jackson examines her face in the mirror after the police raided her Aunt's home and allegedly battered Jackson, 2011.
 The parents of 13-year-old shooting victim Ronald Wallace at his funeral, 2012.

The Brownsville neighborhood in Brooklyn struggles with a stubbornly high violent crime rate compared to the rest of New York City.

EMT respond to a late night shooting, 2012.

Police investigate a shooting, 2012. 

RIP Bezzel, 2011.

Gauge re-enacts a shooting in front of the Seth Low Houses in Brownsville, 2011.

A woman is shot in in front of the Langston Hughes Houses in Brownsville, 2012.

Hanging on a warm summer night in front of the Park Rock Houses, 2013.

Gauge in front of the Van Dyke Houses, 2012.

A man plays with his pit bull in front of Park Rock Houses, 2013.

Young men hang in front of the Park Rock Houses, 2013.

Friends and family mourn the shooting death of 13-year-old Ronald Wallace, 2012.

Police stop and question a young man on a bike, 2012.

Kids hang out as the sun fades, 2013.

Police arrest a man with an outstanding warrant at a barbecue on Father's Day, 2013.

A young man shows off his Addicted To Cash tattoo, 2013.

Targie Jackson examines her face in the mirror after the police raided her Aunt's home and allegedly battered Jackson, 2011.

The parents of 13-year-old shooting victim Ronald Wallace at his funeral, 2012.

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