Digging Deeper: Confronting Youth Crime’s Causes and Solutions

By Aja Purvis, ​Leslyn Smith and Ruben Banks Additional reporting by Shakira Porter and Raha Maxwell John Knight, 15, and a friend were walking near his grandmother’s house in the Washington Addition under a beaming sun on July 7, 1991. Knight was dressed in shorts and a T-shirt when they walked up to the creek he […]