Doomstown, a nickname of the North Toronto neighbourhood of Jamestown Crescent, is the site of an ongoing gang war that in the last two years, has claimed many young lives. 

A corridor leading into the Toronto housing projects in Jamestown Crescent is dimly lit by street lights. Candice "Rochelle" Bobb was killed by gunfire meters just away from where this photo was taken. ..(Christopher Katsarov for The Globe and Mail)

A corridor leading into the Toronto housing projects in Jamestown Crescent is dimly lit by street lights. Candice "Rochelle" Bobb was killed by gunfire meters just away from where this photo was taken. ..

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Officer Bill Vollmar, the Community Response Officer for 23rd division is seen directing traffic on Jamestown Crescent close to where Candice "Rochelle" Bobb was killed by gunfire on Sunday night. Officer Vollmar says the community is frustrated with the

Officer Bill Vollmar, the Community Response Officer for 23rd division is seen directing traffic on Jamestown Crescent close to where Candice "Rochelle" Bobb was killed by gunfire on Sunday night. Officer Vollmar says the community is frustrated with the

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A boy poses for a photo in the Jamestown Crescent Community Housing Project.  .(Christopher Katsarov for The Globe and Mail)

A boy poses for a photo in the Jamestown Crescent Community Housing Project. 

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Pastor "Keaton" poses for a portrait with a pamphlet calling for a memorial service for Candice "Rochelle" Bobb.  Pastor Keaton feels he is affected by the gun violence because he sees and hears how afraid the community has been. He has been advocating th

Pastor "Keaton" poses for a portrait with a pamphlet calling for a memorial service for Candice "Rochelle" Bobb. Pastor Keaton feels he is affected by the gun violence because he sees and hears how afraid the community has been. 

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Officer Bill Vollmar, the Community Response Officer for 23rd division is seen patrolling Jamestown Crescent not far from where Candice "Rochelle" Bobb was killed by gunfire on Sunday night. Officer Vollmar says the community is frustrated with the gunpla

Officer Bill Vollmar, the Community Response Officer for 23rd division is seen patrolling Jamestown Crescent not far from where Candice "Rochelle" Bobb was killed by gunfire on Sunday night. 

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A young woman named Jahnai is seen outside of her apartment complex on Jamestown Crescent. She does not feel afraid of gun violence. .(Christopher Katsarov for The Globe and Mail)

A young woman named Jahnai is seen outside of her apartment complex on Jamestown Crescent. She does not feel afraid of gun violence. 

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Dane "General D" Shaw, poses for a portrait on Jamestown Crescent. Dane works closely with the community support groups in the neighbourhood. He feels that the neighbourhood youth are some of the most capable and brightest he's met, and that the gun viole

Dane "General D" Shaw, poses for a portrait on Jamestown Crescent. Dane works closely with the community support groups in the neighbourhood. He feels that the neighbourhood youth are some of the most capable and brightest he's met.

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Janet Delisser poses for a portrait in here home located in the Jamestown Crescent housing project. .(Christopher Katsarov for The Globe and Mail)

Janet Delisser poses for a portrait in here home located in the Jamestown Crescent housing project. 

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Officer Bill Vollmar, the Community Response Officer for 23rd division is seen patrolling Jamestown Crescent close to where Candice "Rochelle" Bobb was killed by gunfire on Sunday night. Officer Vollmar says the community is frustrated with the gunplay..(

Officer Bill Vollmar, the Community Response Officer for 23rd division is seen patrolling Jamestown Crescent close to where Candice "Rochelle" Bobb was killed by gunfire on Sunday night. Officer Vollmar says the community is frustrated with the gunplay..(

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Young boys are seen playing on a green patch on Jamestown Crescent not far from where Rochelle Bobb was killed last Sunday night. .(Christopher Katsarov for The Globe and Mail)

Young boys are seen playing on a green patch on Jamestown Crescent not far from where Rochelle Bobb was killed last Sunday night. .

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Young residents of Jamestown Crescent, Ella and Victoria pose for a portrait on Sunday May 22, 2016. .(Christopher Katsarov for The Globe and Mail).

vYoung residents of Jamestown Crescent, Ella and Victoria pose for a portrait on Sunday May 22, 2016. .

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Local Jamestown Crescent resident, Rudy Bennet is recalls of last Sunday when he fell asleep on his couch and woke up to the sounds of  the gunshots that killed Rochelle Bobb, Rudy has felt fearful of leaving his house after dark due to gun violence. Yet

Local Jamestown Crescent resident, Rudy Bennet is recalls of last Sunday when he fell asleep on his couch and woke up to the sounds of the gunshots that killed Rochelle Bobb, Rudy has felt fearful of leaving his house after dark due to gun violence. Yet

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A woman named Kurda receives food from a food bank located on Jamestown Crescent in Etobicoke. According to a local organizer, the Jamestown food bank serves the most clients and is the smallest size in the area. .(Christopher Katsarov for The Globe and M

A woman named Kurda receives food from a food bank located on Jamestown Crescent in Etobicoke. According to a local organizer, the Jamestown food bank serves the most clients and is the smallest size in the area. 

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A local Syrian family is seen discussing a pamphlet calling for a memorial service for Candice "Rochelle" Bobb.  Rochelle Bobb was killed by gunfire on Sunday Night in Jamestown Crescent in Toronto. .(Christopher Katsarov for The Globe and Mail).

A local Syrian family is seen discussing a pamphlet calling for a memorial service for Candice "Rochelle" Bobb. Rochelle Bobb was killed by gunfire on Sunday Night in Jamestown Crescent in Toronto.

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A small group gathered during a sermon and a vigil held on Sunday, May 22 2016, in memory of Candice "Rochelle" Bobb's killing. .(Christopher Katsarov for The Globe and Mail).

A small group gathered during a sermon and a vigil held on Sunday, May 22 2016, in memory of Candice "Rochelle" Bobb's killing.

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Young residents of Jamestown Crescent play with water guns behind garbage bins on Sunday May 22, 2016. .(Christopher Katsarov for The Globe and Mail).

Young residents of Jamestown Crescent play with water guns behind garbage bins on Sunday May 22, 2016. .

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Young residents of Jamestown Crescent play with water guns on Sunday May 22, 2016. .(Christopher Katsarov for The Globe and Mail).

Young residents of Jamestown Crescent play with water guns on Sunday May 22, 2016. .

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Community Patrol Officer's mingle with neighbourhood children during a vigil held in the wake of Candice "Rochelle" Bobb's killing by gunfire in the Jamestown Crescent community. .(Christopher Katsarov for The Globe and Mail).

Community Patrol Officer's mingle with neighbourhood children during a vigil held in the wake of Candice "Rochelle" Bobb's killing by gunfire in the Jamestown Crescent community.

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A boy jumps a fence into the Jamestown Crescent community in Rexdale on Sunday, May 22, 2016. .(Christopher Katsarov for The Globe and Mail)

A boy jumps a fence into the Jamestown Crescent community in Rexdale on Sunday, May 22, 2016. .

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Candles are lit by residents of the Jamestown Crescent community for a vigil that was held on Sunday May 22, 2016 in memory of Candice "Rochelle" Bobb. .(Christopher Katsarov for The Globe and Mail).

Candles are lit by residents of the Jamestown Crescent community for a vigil that was held on Sunday May 22, 2016 in memory of Candice "Rochelle" Bobb. 

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Candles are passed between residents of the Jamestown Crescent community for a vigil that was held on Sunday May 22, 2016 in memory of Candice "Rochelle" Bobb. .(Christopher Katsarov for The Globe and Mail)..

Candles are passed between residents of the Jamestown Crescent community for a vigil that was held on Sunday May 22, 2016 in memory of Candice "Rochelle" Bobb. .

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A mother and her daughter walk through the parking lot to their apartment in the Jamestown Crescent Community Housing Project.  .(Christopher Katsarov for The Globe and Mail).

A mother and her daughter walk through the parking lot to their apartment in the Jamestown Crescent Community Housing Project. .

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