Smart Policing Initiative FY 2017 Competitive Grant Announcement

Smart Policing Initiative FY 2017 Competitive Grant Announcement – As part of BJA’s Smart Suite, the fiscal year (FY) 2017 SPI grant program seeks to build upon analysis-driven, evidence-based policing by encouraging state, local, and tribal law enforcement agencies to develop effective and innovative responses to crime within their jurisdictions. Recipients of funding under this grant program will test promising practices and implement evidence-based interventions to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of police agencies’ processes and procedures and establish sustainable partnerships with researchers to evaluate their effectiveness. All awards are subject to the availability of appropriated funds and to any modifications or additional requirements that may be imposed by law. Applications Due: January 26, 2017.