Palm Beach County, Florida

Increasing Police Legitimacy and Reducing Victimization in Vulnerable Communities

Outreach Coordinator meets with community member

Site Overview

Agency

Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office

Research Partner

Debra L. Ainbinder, Ph.D., Lynn University

Primary Focus

Robbery

SPI Strategy

Victim-based policing

Funded Year

2009

Site Profile

Large rural area of 1,969.76 sq. miles with a population of 1,320,134