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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: November 19, 2013

  • 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: January 16, 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, the C... 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

  • Are strategies available on how local jurisdictions can address potential increases in crime related to the current housing foreclosure crisis?
    Strategies on how local jurisdictions can address potential increases in crime related to the curren... Read More
    Last Updated: March 14, 2012

March 25, 2014