All posts by: Kris Andreychuk

High Level Bridge barriers significant step to reduce suicides in Edmonton

Suicide is a leading cause of death in our city.  In 2014, 124 people committed suicide in Edmonton. With even more attempting suicide and hundreds more thinking about going through with it, it’s c...

Bridge barriers: a seemingly simplistic approach

On August 18, 2014, City Council pushed forward on the installation of barriers for the High Level Bridge. Aesthetics and impact on usability were major considerations. Luckily, these are not mutually...

Holy Toledo!

Alec and I are off to Ohio! We’re scheduled to present Dear ‘john’ at the 10th Annual International Human Trafficking, Prostitution, & Sex Work Conference at the University of Toledo. The Ne...

Kevin Bacon and Crime Prevention

The Kevin Bacon ‘Six Degrees of Separation’ theory proposes that, based on his or her film role, anyone in the industry can be connected to Kevin Bacon within six degrees or less. I’d argue that...

Notification of Community Crime (N.O.C.C.)

Have you ever imagined having the ability to predict when and where crime is going to take place, and then using that information to stop it from happening… like Batman? This common childhood dr...

1 = What?

The deployment of the Neighbourhood Empowerment Violence Reduction Team in McCauley initiated a great deal of interest, and conversation around the issue of high percentage, large volume alcohol. This...

Ducks and Wolves and Ending Violent Cycles

Kris Andreychuk is a social worker with the City of Edmonton and a member of a specialized Neighbourhood Empowerment Team working in the McCauley neighbourhood. Kris and his partner, Constable Chapman...

Alcohol key risk factor in McCauley

Kris Andreychuk is a social worker with the City of Edmonton and a member of a specialized Neighbourhood Empowerment Team working in the McCauley neighbourhood. Kris and his partner, Constable Chapman...

Neightbourhood Empowerment Team (NET) working with McCauley to reduce violent crime

Kris Andreychuk is a social worker with the City of Edmonton and a member of a specialized Neighbourhood Empowerment Team working in the McCauley neighbourhood. Kris and his partner, Constable Chapman...

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