|Site||Implementation||Research Design & Findings||Topic|
The Rochester SPI intervened in retaliatory gun violence.
Examination of descriptive statistics, correlation coefficients, and logistic regression models.Findings
The evaluation validated the risk assessment tool as a predictive device: for every one-point increase in the assessment tool score that a dispute received, the odds of violence occurring in that dispute over time increase by 29%.
|Gun Violence, Violence Reduction|
The Savannah SPI addressed increases in violent crime rates through the Savannah Impact Project (SIP), an intensive reentry and monitoring program focused on high-risk offenders.
Pre-post impact analysis, assessment of service provisionFindings
16% reduction in violent crime at the Central Precinct (target area).
Exploratory analyses found that providing services could reduce the likelihood of future crimes.
Interviews concluded that SIP was effective because of the multi-agency collaboration and ability to balance treatment and enforcement approaches.