Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Evaluating Policing Approaches and Institutionalizing Smart Policing

Site Overview

Agency

Philadelphia Police Department

Research Partner

Jerry Ratcliffe, Temple University, Department of Criminal Justice

Primary Focus

Violent Crime

SPI Strategy

Foot patrol, Problem-solving, Offender-focused policing

Funded Year

2009

Site Profile

Large urban area of 134.10 sq. miles with a population of 1,547,605