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Oakland's Chinatown Asks Governor To Send More Police Following Spike In Crime

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Oakland’s Chinatown is grappling with a sharp increase in violent crime. and we'll hear what the community is doing to address it. Recent violent crimes are frightening some business owners and residents. The Chamber of Commerce is asking Governor Newsom to declare a state of emergency. One of our summer fellows, Katherine Monahan, also reports for Pacifica station KPFA who orginally produced this story.