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FY 2021 Smart Policing Initiative

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Grants.gov Deadline: July 6, 2021, 11:59 p.m. ET
Application JustGrants Deadline: July 23, 2021, 11:59 p.m. ET

The Smart Policing Initiative (SPI) provides funding to enable police agencies to effectively use evidence-based practices, data, and technology.

Recipients of funding under the FY 2021 SPI program will establish police-researcher partnerships; test promising crime prevention, response, and reduction practices; improve police accountability and build their capacity to analyze and use crime intelligence and data; implement and test justice information-sharing technology; and evaluate their effectiveness. For this solicitation, “justice information-sharing technology” refers to any technology (hardware and/or software, hosted residentially or remotely) that plays a role in the collection, storage, sharing, and analysis of criminal justice data.




Date Modified: July 8, 2021

JustGrants deadline extended.

Date Created: May 19, 2021