Additional Resources and Further Reading
These additional resources discuss community-based public safety investment and highlight the value of community engagement.
- The Right Investment? Corrections Spending in Baltimore City (Justice Policy Institute and Prison Policy Initiative, February 2015)
- “Community and the Crime Decline: The Causal Effect of Local Nonprofits on Violent Crime” (American Sociological Review, October 2017)
- Freedom to Thrive: Reimagining Safety and Security in Our Communities (Center for Popular Democracy, Law for Black Lives, and Black Youth Project 100, July 2017)