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'Countering Violent Extremism' program still hasn't taken hold in LA




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Today, Belgian police conducted raids across Brussels, detaining at least three suspects, prosecutors say, who may be part of a group plotting another attack.

The arrests provide more evidence of links between Monday's bombings and the series of coordinated attacks in Paris late last year. As European officials continue their manhunt, here in the US, we too are looking to thwart terrorism any way we can.

Including through a federally funded and somewhat controversial program currently operating in Los Angeles, Boston and Minneapolis.

Associated Press Reporter Philip Marcelo has been investigating the "Countering Violent Extremism" pilot initiative and he joins Alex Cohen for a discussion about it.