Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2022, $191,588)
Project Safe Neighborhoods (PSN) is designed to create and foster safer communities through a sustained reduction in violent crime. The program's effectiveness depends upon the ongoing coordination, cooperation, and partnerships of local, state, tribal, and federal law enforcement agencies and community organizations working together with the communities they serve — engaged in a unified approach coordinated by the U.S. Attorney (USA) in all 94 districts. The recipient will utilize grant funds to achieve the goals and objectives of the PSN program for the Eastern District of North Carolina.
- VICTOR, enhanced with the CURE Violence and P.I.E.R. Models, engages community members and stakeholders in activities to improve knowledge of and ability to apply violence intervention strategies
- Expansion and Enhancement of a Community-focused Violence Intervention and Prevention Program
- Youth Shape the Future: Enhancing Richmond VA’s community-centered framework for reducing gun violence