DeKalb considers fining parents for youth misconduct as mayor calls recent stabbing of teenager ‘intolerable’

‘We need you all to help us raise our kids,’ says DeKalb District 428 Superintendent Minerva Garcia-Sanchez

DeKalb Police Chief David Byrd speaks at a n April 10, 2023 DeKalb City Council meeting.

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Visitors and friends gather to pay their respects during a memorial for slain Gracie Sasso-Cleveland Friday, May 12, 2023, behind a building in the 500 block of College Avenue in DeKalb.

‘We need you all to help us raise our kids’