Members of the Young Professionals Network (YPN) of the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce gathered on November 15 at the Water Works Restaurant and Lounge to hear from Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles H. Ramsey.

During the program, YPN board member Christopher Parker and Commissioner Ramsey discussed the efforts being made to reduce crime in Philadelphia, the Occupy Philly protests, and how young professionals can help grow the city.

The Commissioner took some time before the program to comment on these topics in an exclusive video interview. Hear what he had to say:

Read a YPN member-submitted recap and view photos from the event here.