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The City of Chicago piloted this emerging mobility alternative for the first time in 2019 with 10 providers renting e-scooters in west and northwest side neighborhoods. 0000006494 00000 n 0 � xc � ) . endstream endobj startxref %PDF-1.4 Operation Ceasefire (also known as the Boston Gun Project and the Boston Miracle) is a problem-oriented policing initiative implemented in 1996 in Boston, Massachusetts.The program was specifically aimed at youth gun violence as a large-scale problem. /T 39924 CeaseFire uses prevention, intervention and community-mobilization strategies to reduce shootings and killings. ES-3) A. /ProcSet [/PDF /Text] Chicago Ceasefire June 2009 CeaseFire is an evidence-based, data-driven intervention designed to stop shootings and killings in high-incidence neighborhoods by directly intervening with those who are most likely to be involved in a shooting and by building support for alternatives to violence in those neighborhoods. 0000000668 00000 n startxref 1 United Statesv. endobj Executive Summary, Evaluation of Cease Fire-Chicago. stream The government and some companies have begun to request executive summaries at the beginning of a long report. Skogan W, Hartnett S, Bump N, DuBois J (2008) Executive summary evaluation of ceasefire-Chicago, final report to the U.S. National Institute of Justice, Northwestern University, Institute for Policy Research, Chicago An executive summary is a one-page statement of the problem, the purpose of the communication, and a summary of the results, conclusions, and recommendations. The primary components of the Chicago Ceasefire model are outreach and conflict mediation directed towards individuals at high risk for future gun violence, as well as broader community mobilization and public education efforts throughout the target community. Executive Summary. The plan is based on the work of criminologist David M. Kennedy /Size 29 This summary provides a condensed version of the different sections – usually one to four pages – and is placed at the front of the report. 2088 0 obj <> endobj << The evaluation had both outcome and process components. 0000031615 00000 n /P 0 Community Sites Mark Payne CeaseFire Illinois Executive Director mpayne07@uic.edu As Executive Director, Payne will supervise operations including partnerships, government relations, fundraising, finance, board relations, administration and public affairs. 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Skogan, an expert on crime and policing at Northwestern University, completed a three-year, independent, Department of Justice-funded report on CeaseFire, which found that the program successfully reduced shootings and killings by 41% to 73%. Executive Summary Evaluation of CeaseFire-Chicago This report presents the findings of an evaluation of CeaseFire, a Chicago-based violence prevention program. in Baltimore under the name . Suggested Citation:"Executive Summary. For example, public healt… 0 Skogan, Hartnett. /Annots [25 0 R 27 0 R ] CeaseFire IL. %%EOF 0000005344 00000 n 3:04-240-P, N.D. Tex). CeaseFireprogram to reduce youth violence associated with firearms. /Info 11 0 R She currently serves as Executive Director of U.S. Programs for Cure Violence, a top 20 global NGO where she oversees the implementation of the award-winning health approach to violence prevention at over 50 US program sites in 25 US cities including New York, Baltimore, Chicago, New … trailer CPVP CeaseFire. /TrimBox [0 0 612 792] Brief Summary: An Evaluation of CeaseFire-Chicago Prof. Wesley G. 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. << 5 of the 10 cities are implementing some variation of the CeaseFire … 13 0 obj The program was launched in Chicago in 1999 by the Chicago Project for Violence Prevention at the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health. 2 The strategy addressed only non-investigative community outreach interactions and 0000001275 00000 n Led by Wesley Skogan, a political science professor at Northwestern University, the evaluation team meticulously measured CeaseFire’s impact on shootings and killings in Chicago. 0000001023 00000 n Most notably, street outreach workers – often former gang members – develop relationships with high risk youth in high crime urban areas. 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The program is To create this unclassified public Executive Summary, the Office of the Inspector General redacted (blacked out) portions of the Executive Summary. /E 31842 stream /Names << /Dests 6 0 R>> << Executive Summary . 0000000017 00000 n 1 The researchers spent three years evaluating the program. A 2013 McCormick Foundation/University of Chicago/UIC quantitative and a qualitative evaluation of the 2012/2013 CeaseFire illinois/Cure Violence program covered two Chicago neighborhoods. endstream endstream endobj 2089 0 obj <. 14 0 obj The original evaluation of Chicago Ceasefire was conducted by Wesley Skogan at Northwestern . The evaluation had both outcome and process components. Bump and Dubois (2008). CeaseFire did get $4.5 million in funding restored under the recent stop-gap spending bill passed in Springfield, says Mark Payne, CeaseFire Chicago’s executive director. attempt to replicate Chicago’s. 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