The U.S. Department of Justice’s National Institute of Justice is seeking applications for funding a multi-site evaluation to assess the effectiveness of the Project Safe Neighborhoods (PSN) program. PSN is a Department of Justice-sponsored initiative that involves the cooperation of multiple criminal justice agencies and their partners working at the local level to develop and implement strategic responses to reduce violent crime, with specific emphasis on gun crime. This evaluation project will include between eight and ten local site-level evaluations as well as one national assessment of PSN.
The solicitation provides further details about the program. Applications are due by May 1.