This Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) webinar will provide an overview of the BCJI Program (current model and training and technical assistance program) as well as a walkthrough of key changes in the FY17 solicitation. There will also be time for questions and answers.
Community policing presents members of law enforcement with an opportunity to collaborate with community supervision agencies to reduce recidivism and increase public safety. This webinar will provide an overview of collaborative programs in three locations across the country—Salt Lake County, Utah; Overland Park, Kansas; and Portland, Maine—that incorporate law enforcement, community supervision, and behavioral health agencies.
LISC NYC’s annual Big Apple Innovation Awards event brings together community development professionals to celebrate the outstanding leadership, innovation and dedication of individuals and organizations who share our vision for an inclusive New York City.
The Smart Suite Researcher-Practitioner Fellows Academy is a week-long opportunity for researchers and law enforcement practitioners to develop an actively engaged network of researcher-practitioner partnerships. The Academy will take place from February 7-10, 2017 in Denver, CO and will aim to do the following: build capacity for identifying and responding to emerging and chronic crime problems, analysis of these problems, linking strategies to research-based practice, and developing a culture of experimentation to further develop and sustain evidence-based practice.
The Smart Policing Initiative will present a webinar on “The Benefits of Collaborative Policing.” This policing approach – which combines collaboration with problem-solving and evidence-based policing – builds community trust, support and cooperation while achieving more effective and long-lasting crime reduction benefits.