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Title: Violent Crime Project/Program Descriptions, Southeastern Region
Corporate Author: Community Research Associates, Inc
United States of America
Project Director: D A Wood
Date Published: 1992
Page Count: 236
Sponsoring Agency: Bureau of Justice Assistance
Washington, DC 20531
Community Research Associates, Inc
Nashville, TN 37212
Publication Number: 91-DD-CX-K026
Sale Source: Community Research Associates, Inc
2147 Belcourt Avenue
Suite 200
Nashville, TN 37212
United States of America
Type: Program Description (Model)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This volume presents descriptions of programs deemed by the 14 southeastern States, commonwealths, and territories to be successful in addressing issues associated with violent crimes and violent offenders.
Abstract: The programs are listed by State. They include drug task forces, drug testing and drug treatment programs, gang units in police agencies, sex offender treatment programs, and a gun hotline. Additional programs include domestic violence intervention, training for violent crime investigations, a criminal intelligence database, a police unit to deal with fugitives, drug law enforcement programs, child sexual abuse investigation programs, victim assistance programs, victim/witness programs, treatment for victims of domestic violence, rape crisis shelters, violence prevention programs, programs for elderly victims of crime, and programs for violent juvenile offenders. Each program description includes the program name, address, contact person and telephone number, length of operation, primary focus, interagency collaboration, goals and objectives, and content.
Main Term(s): Violence prevention
Index Term(s): BJA Grant-related Documents; Crime Control Programs; Crime prevention education; Crime prevention planning; Crime specific countermeasures; Criminology; Drug prevention programs; Policing innovation; Victims of violent crime; Violent crimes; Violent offenders
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