City Council approves Texas Anti-Gang Center of Lubbock - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

City Council approves Texas Anti-Gang Center of Lubbock

Lubbock Mayor Dan Pope (Source: KCBD Video) Lubbock Mayor Dan Pope (Source: KCBD Video)
LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -

The Lubbock City Council passed a resolution allowing the city to step up its efforts to curb gang violence on Thursday.

The resolution authorizes Mayor Dan Pope to create the Texas Anti-Gang Center of Lubbock.

The TAG center would have police, county, federal and state agencies working together to combat organized crime.

It also allows the building of a facility, located in Lubbock, to centralize the anti-gang work by the various agencies.

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