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United States

10 January 2005

Cincinnati Enquirer (Ohio), Series

Patricia Markley is a 62-year-old grandmother who knows gunfire when she hears it. Not so long ago, she couldn't tell the difference between a car backfiring and gunshots. Gunfire didn't ring out in Madisonville back then. Now it does with regularity. "People have to get mad," says Markley, who seven years ago became a member of one of the city's first Citizens on Patrol groups. Soon, her group will add a shift keeping watchful citizens out on the streets until 4... (

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