Duquesne Place http://wesa.fm en DA Credits Increased Security, Education for Less Crime at Troubled Housing Complex http://wesa.fm/post/da-credits-increased-security-education-less-crime-troubled-housing-complex <p>Duquesne Place, a subsidized housing complex in Duquesne, has had some rough years.</p><p>In January 2012 a 16-year-old boy was shot and killed, and a 14-year-old was injured. The previous year, a 17-year-old boy was shot there. Overall, there was a high level of crime.</p><p>Over the past year the Allegheny County District Attorney’s Office has been working with the Allegheny Intermediate Unit (AIU) and the Duquesne City School District to boost education opportunities and build a stronger community at the complex.</p><p>Now, the district attorney’s office says the effort has paid off.</p> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 19:15:05 +0000 Deanna Garcia 16044 at http://wesa.fm DA Credits Increased Security, Education for Less Crime at Troubled Housing Complex