06 August 2008
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Residents, police march to show criminals they don't belong in neighborhoods

BY CHASE PURDY
The Post and Courier
Richardine Johnson used to watch drug dealers cycle up and down the street in front of her home.

Two years later, more than 30 Forest Hills community members participating in the 25th annual National Night Out marched along that same street Tuesday in an effort to stand strong against crime.

Residents marched alongside a North Charleston firetruck and members of the Police Department. Thirteen Charleston-area communities planned similar National Night Out events, and North Charleston Mayor Keith Summey said it was his goal to visit several before the end of the night.
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