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No. For example, public healt… /ID [<28bf4e5e4e758a4164004e56fffa0108><28bf4e5e4e758a4164004e56fffa0108>] 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. 2005. Were highly educated with good communication skills B. /Info 11 0 R Some of the program's strategies were adapted from the public health field, which has had notable success in changing dangerous behaviors. xref The evaluation has four major components: 1) a review of implementation data for the program; 2) an analysis of the effects of the program on homicides and nonfatal shootings; 3) a community survey of attitudes toward gun violence; and 4) interviews with /ProcSet [/PDF /Text] 0000005543 00000 n << 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 /Names << /Dests 6 0 R>> It should however be understandable as a stand-alone document that can also be disseminated separately from the full report. Firearms and Violence: A Critical Review.Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. 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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. This study evaluated CeaseFire, a program of the Chicago Project for Violence Prevention. 1 The researchers spent three years evaluating the program. 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 … 2 E-scooter ilot Evaluation LETTER FROM THE COMMISSIONERS Dear Chicagoans, You might have seen people riding electric scooters in some neighborhoods last summer. 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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. 0 /Size 29 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. In 1995, Dr. Gary Slutkin of the University of Illinois at Chicago developed the. /L 40288 Evaluation . 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. << (Cr. Given Ceasefire’s ability to reduce shootings one would still have to question why homicides only fell in one area due to Ceasefire. 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. /O 14 By 2004, 25 CeaseFire sites existed in Chicago and a few other Illinois cities. (Executive Summary Page -17) Even in Chicago murder statistics have been proven to at the very least be controversial if not out right doctored. Executive Summary Evaluation of CeaseFire-Chicago This report presents the findings of an evaluation of CeaseFire, a Chicago-based violence prevention program. Programs are dynamic, and like children and families, they grow and change. CeaseFire uses prevention, intervention and community-mobilization strategies to reduce shootings and killings. 3:04-240-P, N.D. Tex). /TrimBox [0 0 612 792] 2104 0 obj <>stream CeaseFire Qualitative Evaluation Report. 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