When leaders of the Maplewood Neighborhood Association first suggested the organization counter persistent gang issues by donating money to a ...
(Steven Lane/The Columbian)
July 29, 2012
The owner of A-1 Performance Trans & Converters on Kauffman Avenue says he's considering new fencing and surveillance equipment to quell vandals from painting graffiti on his building. Residents and businesses in the Hough and Carter Park neighborhoods say tagging is a growing problem, and police suspect much of it is gang-related.