Dear John http://kalw.org en Can a letter make a street safer? Oakland's Dear John Campaign will find out http://kalw.org/post/can-letter-make-street-safer-oaklands-dear-john-campaign-will-find-out <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Street prostitution is a major problem in Oakland, but arrest rates have dropped by 37 percent from 2011 to 2012. Nevertheless, community members remain vigilant. In Oakland’s San Antonio neighborhood, which includes some of the main trafficking corridors, residents are sick of the street scene. They’ve launched what’s called the Dear John Campaign to take on the street level sex trafficking that happens right outside their doors.</span></p><p> Thu, 14 Mar 2013 05:34:23 +0000 Person: Laura Flynn 24382 at http://kalw.org Can a letter make a street safer? Oakland's Dear John Campaign will find out