The Rapid Engagement of Support in the Event of Trauma, or R.E.S.E.T., was designed to inform residents about the help and resources available to community members following a homicide.
Citizens can volunteer for R.E.S.E.T and will be trained by Hampton Police, the Victim Services Unit and the Office of Youth & Young Adult Opportunities. Mandatory training sessions are held quarterly.
For more information, contact the Office of Youth and Young Adult Opportunities at 757-727-2730 or email Synethia White.
March 13, 2018 - High school students in Hampton and Newport News were challenged to create a public service announcement of 60-seconds or less based on the theme “Don’t Sit in Silence, Stop the Violence.” Go online to watch the videos and cast your vote.
Feb. 16, 2018 - Urgency of Now, or RuON, an annual event that addresses concerns about increased violence among youth and young adults, will be held this year at the Hampton Roads Convention Center, 1610 Coliseum Drive, on Tuesday, March 20. Read on...
Feb. 12, 2018 - Can you or someone you know create a winning video against violence? “Don’t Sit in Silence, Stop the Violence” is the name of a contest for high school students in Hampton and Newport News that began Monday, Feb. 12. Read on...