Transforming Communities

 

UPI works to prevent and reduce gang violence to ensure communities are safe enough for children to learn, families to thrive, and neighborhoods can prosper. Our efforts have resulted in advancing community violence reduction strategy, strengthening relationship based policing and advocating for smart justice practices.

52%

reduction in shots fired

 

2,600

Urban Peace Academy participants trained

15%

Gang Related crime was reduced over over 5 years

 
 

35%

fewer gang-related homicides resulting from the summer night lights program

 
 

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