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Reno Reducing Gun Violence Through Evidence-Based Practices

Award Information

Awardee
Award #
2018-WY-BX-0005
Location
Congressional District
Status
Open
Funding First Awarded
2019
Total funding (to date)
$668,968

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2019, $668,968)

Strategies for Policing Innovation provides resources and opportunities to enable police agencies to identify and define their most pressing crime problems and institute lasting operational and organizational changes in their agencies. Recipients of this grant program will test promising crime prevention, response, and reduction practices; implement evidence-based interventions; improve the effectiveness and efficiency of police agencies’ processes and procedures; and establish a system for evaluating their effectiveness. SPI is part of the Project Safe Neighborhoods (PSN) Suite of Programs, which is focused on reducing violent crime. These initiatives will coordinate proactively with the PSN team in the respective district of the United States Attorney’s Office (USAO) to enhance collaboration and strengthen the commitment to reducing violent crime.

The Reno Police Department will use the funds to coordinate proactively with their Project Safe Neighborhood team to implement strategies to reduce gun violence.
CA/NCF

Date Created: October 1, 2018