This week on Street Beat, host Amyre Makupson talks about crime and crime prevention with author Shaka Senghor.

Shaka Senghor (credit: Kristy Stanford/CW50)

Shaka Senghor (credit: Kristy Stanford/CW50)

As a teenager Senghor was convicted of murder, spent 16 years in Michigan jails, and has rebuilt his life to become an author, community activist, and recipient of the Ford Courage Award at the 18th Annual Ford Freedom Award.

Ian Kinder (credit: Kristy Stanford/CW50)

Ian Kinder (credit: Kristy Stanford/CW50)

Then, Ian Kinder, President of the Live Safe Academy, talks about personal safety and crime prevention.

Bill Dwyer (credit: Kristy Stanford/CW50)

Bill Dwyer (credit: Kristy Stanford/CW50)

Finally, Oakland County Commissioner Bill Dwyer will discuss gun violence and Oakland County’s Gun Safety Lock Giveaway.