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Skogan Institute for Policy Research, Northwestern University skogan@northwestern.edu 847-491-8731 This is a very brief summary of the findings of an evaluation of CeaseFire, a Chicago-based violence prevention program that was active in numerous sites in Illinois. startxref Highlights. 2088 0 obj <> endobj /Resources << CPVP The purpose of this study was to address questions related to the impact of CeaseFire activities on participants and neighborhood residents living in four target police beats in the Woodlawn and North Lawndale Chicago neighborhoods. /Names << /Dests 6 0 R>> /ProcSet [/PDF /Text] The program is administered by the Chicago Project for Violence Prevention (CPVP), which is located at the University of Illinois’ School of Public Health. 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The city of Chicago has cut funding for a model anti-violence program, deciding to focus instead on community policing and other strategies to combat the city’s high murder rate. This summary provides a condensed version of the different sections – usually one to four pages – and is placed at the front of the report. � xc � ) . 0000000017 00000 n 0000024035 00000 n Executive Summary. Were culturally appropriate messengers C. Two types of crime data were compiled by the research team: Time Series Data (Dataset 1) and Shooting Incident Data (Dataset 2). CeaseFire Qualitative Evaluation Report. Specifically, the study was designed to evaluate the process through which CeaseFire outreach and violent interruption … /Pages 10 0 R The Executive Summary. /Info 11 0 R The program is administered by the Chicago Project for Violence Prevention (CPVP), which is located at the University of Illinois’ School of Public Health. 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