Breaking Through: Police and Activists Work Together to End the Cycle of Violence
DES MOINES, Iowa -- In 2017, Des Moines’ homicide rate was the highest it has been in decades, which shook the community to its core. As a result, local rapper Will Keeps decided to use his music to fight back against the violence. Sgt. Paul Parizek with the Des Moines Police Department said the city saw 25 homicides total last year.