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FY 2020 Strategies for Policing Innovation

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This program assists state, local, and tribal jurisdictions in reducing crime and improving the functioning of the criminal justice system, specifically through support for innovative and evidence-based policing practices, more effective information sharing, and multi-agency collaboration.

Recipients of funding under this opportunity will test promising crime prevention, response, and reduction practices; build their capacity to analyze and use crime intelligence and data; implement and test justice information-sharing technology; and establish a system for evaluating their effectiveness.

To support the crime reduction problem identified by the applicant, the program funds the following:

  • New personnel
  • Overtime
  • Software and/or hardware technology purchases
  • Data analysis support


Number of Awards: 10
Total Amount Awarded: $6,815,940

Date Created: March 13, 2020