Project Safe Neighborhoods
Reclaiming Our Neighborhoods & Streets
President George W. Bush “If you use a gun illegally, you will do hard time.”
President George W. Bush
Attorney General John Ashcroft “In addition to prosecuting gun crime in order to take those who commit it off the streets, Project Safe Neighborhoods is working to prevent gun crime by reaching potential perpetrators before it’s too late.”
Attorney General John Ashcroft
Making America Safer With …
Youth Community Law Enforcement
Youth Communities Law Enforcement
Funds To Pay for Police Patrols and Prosecutor
A suburban Washington, D.C., county has received $272,000 from the Maryland U.S. Attorney’s Office to combat gun crimes. Officials plan to use the money to pay for overtime costs for patrols in hot spots and to hire a prosecutor and investigator to focus on the problem.
Bridgeport Streets Are Now Even Safer (Editorial)
Project Safe Neighborhoods and a collaboration among the State’s Attorney, the U.S. Attorney, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and the Bridgeport Police stands as proof that multiagency initiatives can cut crime rates.