The Ordsall estate in Salford where Anuj Bidve was murdered has a history of violence.
Riots broke out there as far back as 1992, when police and firefighters were shot at following 18 months of trouble.
But since then members of the Ordsall community have fought to change its image, working with police and other groups to tackle gun crime.
A killer who called himself 'Psycho' has been sentenced to life in prison after he was found guilty of murdering Anuj Bidve in Salford.
The parents of Anuj Bidve has spoken outside court. His father said that in the blink of an eye Kiaran Stapleton took away Anuj's dreams.
As Kiaran Stapleton is found guilty of his murder, the parents of Anuj Bidve say they may never know why their son was killed