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Eye on Crime (Crime in America) #841777

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 17, 2006
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(Studio: Katie Couric) FBI statistics on the rise in juvenile murder arrests cited.

(Philadelphia: Wyatt Andrews) A solution to crime in Philadelphia via a program called Amachi, which recruits volunteers to mentor the children of people behind bars, presented; scenes shown from north Philadelphia; details given of a national campaign. [Mentor Kenneth TAYLOR - says he wanted to see Israel Rosario do something with his life; calls it "a hope story."] [Amachi Training Inst. mentoring program founder Wilson GOODE - says there are 7.3 million children; tells prisoners how it works.] [ROSARIO - praises Taylor for keeping him from selling drugs.]

Couric, Katie;
Andrews, Wyatt

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