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Incorporating Community Engagement into PSN Initiatives

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Date Published
April 2023
15 pages

This document highlights how different Project Safe Neighborhoods (PSN) districts are incorporating the element of community engagements into their PSN initiatives.


This document provides an overview of various locations across the U.S. that are incorporating community engagement into their Project Safe Neighborhoods (PSN) programs. The Department of Justice’s (DOJ’s) PSN program brings together federal, state, local, and tribal law enforcement officials, prosecutors, community-based partners, and other stakeholders to identify the most pressing violent crime problems in a community and develop comprehensive solutions to address them. The communities highlighted by this document include: the Northern District of Alabama; Southern District of California; District of Columbia (Washington, D.C.); Middle District of Florida (MDFL); Middle District of Georgia; Middle District of Louisiana; District of Massachusetts; District of Nebraska; and the Northern District of Oklahoma.

Date Published: April 1, 2023