The San Diego Tribune – January 12, 2020 – Jan. 21 marks 25 years since Tony Hicks, then-14 and a gang member, shot and killed college student Tariq Khamisa. Hicks is newly out of prison, with support from the victim’s family Click here to view article
FOX 4 News – October 14, 2019 – Dozens of community members joined forces Monday at a gun violence forum to learn how to make the metro a safer place to live. “We feel it’s important to keep letting the community know that it exists, and we can do something about it,” said Judy Sherry,
KMBC News – October 14, 2019 – Plez Felix talks about the day his life changed forever. The grandson he raised shot and killed a man delivering pizza. His grandson, Tony, was only 14 years old. Click here to view article
BBC – Friends Azim Khamisa and Ples Felix share a fondness for spicy food and wine, but they became buddies after a devastating incident – when Azim’s son was killed by Ples’ grandson. Click here to listen.
Podcast with Azim Khamisa Click the play button to listen.
The San Diego Union Tribune – The Encinitas Rotary Club presented its 2019 Peacemaker Award to Azim Khamisa (center), founder of the Tariq Khamisa Foundation. After the death of his only son, Tariq, in a gang-related murder in San Diego in 1995, Khamisa established a foundation in his son’s name, with the mission to save