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Birmingham Smart Policing Initiative

Award Information

Award #
2017-WY-BX-0006
Location
Congressional District
Status
Closed
Funding First Awarded
2017
Total funding (to date)
$700,000
Original Solicitation

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2017, $700,000)

BJA’s “Smart Suite” of programs invest in the development of practitioner-researcher partnerships that use data, evidence and innovation to create strategies and interventions that are effective and economical. As part of BJA’s Smart Suite, the FY2017 Smart Policing Initiative (SPI) will build upon analysis-driven, evidence-based policing by encouraging state, local, and tribal law enforcement agencies to develop effective, economical, and innovative responses to precipitous or extraordinary increases in crime, or in a type or types of crime within their jurisdictions. Recipients of this grant program will test promising practices and implement evidence-based interventions to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of police agencies’ processes and procedures and establish sustainable partnerships with research to evaluate their effectiveness. CA/NCF

Date Created: September 29, 2017