Atlanta, Georgia

Combining Data-Driven Hospital-Based Violence Interruption and Community Policing to Reduce Gun Violence Recidivism

Atlanta Police Department patrol officers on bikes

Site Overview

Agency

Atlanta Police Department

Research Partner

Shila Hawk, Ph.D., and Tammy Meredith, Ph.D., Applied Research Services, Inc. (ARS)

Primary Focus

Gun Violence

SPI Strategy

Data-driven, Hospital-based intervention, Community-oriented policing

Funded Year

2016

Site Profile

Mid-sized urban area of 133.15 sq. miles with a population of 454,363