Innovations in Community Based Crime Reduction

In The Headlines

Following are recent press releases, media advisories and newspaper and magazine pieces that address the Innovations in Community Based Crime Reduction Programs involvement in neighborhood safety strategies, as well as a selection of LISC-published print media.

Crime Hotspots Need Investments, Not Just Policing
The Marshall Project - Commentary: By Maurice Jones and Julia Ryan

Amani Residents Tout Crime Decreases
CBCR Milwaukee (Amani): Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (article)

To Strengthen Neighborhoods, Police-Community Collaboration is Essential
USA Today Voices: Polcing USA - Maurice Jones and Jim Bueermann (op-ed)

Resolution to form land bank passed
CBCR Highland County: The Times-Gazette

Office of Justice Programs Awards More Than $28 Million to Build Sustainable, Science-Based Crime Reduction Strategies
Department of Justice, Office of  Public Affairs (press release)

LISC Names a New CEO
LISC (press release)

Community and Local Vets Commemorate 9/11 With Neighborhood Cleanup
CBCR Seattle, WA: southseattleemerald.com - Marcus Harrison Green (article)

Obama Administration Announces Final Round of Promise Zone Designations to Expand Access to Opportunity in Urban, Rural and Tribal Communities
The White House, Office of the Press Secretary (press release)

Byrne Criminal Justice Innovation Project Giving Boost to Madison’s Southwest Side
CBCR Madison, WI: Madison365.com - David Dahmer (article)

Second Phase of Mount Vernon Manor Renovation is Ongoing
CBCR Philadelphia, PA: ocfrealty.com - Dan Sigmans (article)

Alameda County: Eden Night Live to energize blighted area
CBCR Alameda County, CA: eastbaytimes.com - Darin Moriki (article)

In basketball, cops and black teens find each other
CBCR Seattle, WA: seattletimes.com - Erik Lacitis; (article)

Washington, My Home: Community celebrates decade of chess, inspiration from police detective
CBCR Seattle, WA: seattlepi.com - Genna Martin (article)

Building Crime Reduction Programs That Stand the Test of Time
Susan Fitter Harris - Institute for Comprehensive Community Development (article)

YNDC Holds South Side Stakeholder Meeting to Discuss Crime Issues
CBCR Youngstown, OH: Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corporation (article)

Holder and Donovan join New York police commissioner to discuss collaboration
The Washington Post -  Anna Hiatt (article)

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