Boston, Massachusetts

Understanding Differences in Gun Homicide and Non-Fatal Gun Assault Clearance Rates

Boston Police Department investigator walks through crime scene

Site Overview


Boston Police Department

Research Partner

Anthony Braga, Ph.D., Harvard Kennedy School of Government

Primary Focus

Gun Violence

SPI Strategy

Organizational change, Technology implementation, Revising investigative processes

Funded Year


Site Profile

Large, urban area of 48.28 sq. miles with a population of 654,413