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Published by U.S. Dept. of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, National Institute of Justice in [Washington, DC] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Operation Weed and Seed (U.S.) -- Evaluation,
  • Federal aid to law enforcement agencies -- United States,
  • Community policing -- United States -- Evaluation,
  • Crime prevention -- United States -- Finance

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Terence Dunworth and Gregory Mills.
SeriesResearch in brief
ContributionsMills, Gregory., National Institute of Justice (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Pagination11 p. : b ill. ;
Number of Pages11
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17838977M
OCLC/WorldCa41630288

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Independent Evaluation of the National Weed and Seed Strategy. Executive Summary The Weed and Seed (W&S) strategy was launched more than 18 years ago by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) as a community-based, comprehensive, multiagency approach to law enforcement, crime prevention, and community revitalization in high-crime neighborhoods. Get this from a library! National evaluation of Weed & Seed: cross-site analysis. [Terence Dunworth; National Institute of Justice (U.S.); United States. Executive Office for Weed and Seed.; Abt Associates.;]. officially recognized, sites were eligible for demonstration status and full Weed and Seed funding. Case Study Objective and Methodology This case study is one of eight completed for the National Evaluation of Weed and Seed, under the direction of the National Institute of Justice (NIJ). In , NIJ selected the following eight sites for. recognized,” the site was eligible for demonstration status and full Weed and Seed funding. Case Study Objective and Methodology This case study is one of eight completed for the National Evaluation of Weed and Seed, under the direction of the National Institute of Justice (NIJ). In , NIJ selected the following eight.

Executive Office for Weed & Seed National Institute of Justice Follow this and additional works at: Part of the Agricultural and Resource Economics Commons Recommended Citation Executive Office for Weed & Seed and National Institute of Justice, "National Evaluation of Weed & Seed" (). From the issue of the Advocates' Forum. Landscaping Neo-Liberalism: The Weed and Seed Strategy Julie Garfield. Abstract Weed and Seed, a federal initiative that started in the s, seeks to improve economic and social conditions for residents in poor urban neighborhoods by removing criminals (weeding), and implementing programs designed and . Unveiled in , Operation Weed and Seed represents an ambitious attempt to improve the quality of life in America’s cities. The ultimate goals of Weed and Seed are to control violent crime, drug trafficking, and drug-related crime in targeted high-crime neighborhoods and to provide a safe environment, free of crime and drug use, in which law-abiding citizens can live, work, and . According to the Weed and Seed Strategy Committee, the City of Pomona Weed and Seed efforts aim to: “prevent, control, and reduce violent crime, drug abuse, and gang activity in a designated high-crime neighborhood.” Weed and Seed utilizes two methods for carrying out the strategy. First is to “weed” out.

  An important component of the evaluation was also to determine whether crime had been displaced from the treatment area in Miami, Fla., to other locations after the Weed and Seed crackdown and the closing of a public housing . Seed Propagation. STUDY. PLAY. seed germination. The resumption of active growth that results in rupture of the seed coat and emergence of the seedling Presence of Weed Seed. viability. The percentage of seed capable of producing a healthy seedling. purity. The percentage of pure seed in the sample tested. vigor. The ability of the seed to. Seed By Seed: The Legend and Legacy of John "Appleseed" Chapman by Esme Raji Codell and Illustrated by Lynne Rae Perkins was the book that I thought should have won the Caldecott Award. What really caught my eye with the illustrations were the 4/5.   Weed and Seed is a Department of Justice community-based program whose goal is to prevent, control and reduce violent crime, drug abuse, and gang activity in targeted high-crime neighborhoods throughout the country. Weed and Seed strategy follows a two-pronged approach: local law enforcement agencies and prosecutors cooperate in "weeding" out.