OJJDPs Community-Based Violence Prevention (CBVP) Field-Initiated Research and Evaluation (FIRE) Program supports methodologically rigorous research and evaluation studies that inform policy and practice consistent with the Department of Justices mission.
OJJDP will fund field-initiated
studies to inform what is understood about how communities can prevent and reduce violence involving youth.
This program is authorized pursuant to the Department of Justice Appropriations Act, 2012, 42 USC 5631; Pub.
112-55, 125 Stat.
552, 61 7.