TITLE

(PUBLIC SAFETY) DOJ Offers $2M for Safe Neighborhoods, Anti-Gang Efforts

PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Children & Youth Funding Report;4/2/2010, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the Project Safe Neighborhoods (PSN): Nat'l Training & Technical Assistance (TTA) Program of the U.S. Department of Justice. The program funds training and technical assistance to reduce violent crime, gun-related crimes and criminal gangs. This year, comprehensive training and technical assistance will be given for Law Enforcement & Community Strategies, Corrections & Reentry Strategies, and for Crime Prevention, Community Outreach & Mobilization Strategies.
ACCESSION #
49177534

 

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