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  • Is research available on the effectiveness of auto theft prevention programs?
    Research on the effectiveness of auto theft prevention programs is available in the National Institu... Read More
    Last Updated: December 21, 2012

  • Where can I find information on Compstat?
    The Compstat process revolves around periodic meetings in which senior police officials and area co... Read More
    Last Updated: April 14, 2015

  • Where can I find information about school-based crime prevention efforts and their interaction with law enforcement and/or juvenile justice organizations?
    Information on school-based prevention efforts and their interaction with law enforcement and/or juv... Read More
    Last Updated: October 2, 2014

  • What is community policing?
    Community policing focuses on crime and social disorder through the delivery of police services that... Read More
    Last Updated: June 20, 2013

  • How can I learn about effective law enforcement programs?
    Created by the Office of Justice Programs and operated by OJP's National Institute of Justice (NIJ),... Read More
    Last Updated: October 4, 2013

  • How do gambling establishments impact the surrounding community?
    The impact of gambling establishments on the surrounding community is explored in the National Insti... Read More
    Last Updated: May 29, 2012

  • What is problem-oriented policing?
    The purpose of problem-oriented policing is to identify and remove the causes of recurring crime and... Read More
    Last Updated: June 21, 2013

  • Are resources available on the effectiveness of policing crime "hot spots?"
    Information about the effectiveness of policing crime "hot spots" can be found on the CrimeSolutions... Read More
    Last Updated: March 25, 2014

April 14, 2015