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17Jan 2012

STOP in Action Booklet (PDF)

S.T.O.P. in Action contains stories collected from all U.S. States and Territories on successful outcomes in the implementation of the U.S. Department of Justice Office on Violence Against Women S.T.O.P. (Services. Training. Officers. Prosecutors.) Violence Against Women Formula Grant Program (S.T.O.P. Program). The S.T.O.P. Program was created by the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) of 1994 to assist “States, State and ...
03Jan 2012

One Page is Not the Whole Book: S.T.O.P. in Action in Alabama

In a previous blog post, we gave a brief introduction to the S.T.O.P. in Action booklet. The book highlights the effective implementation of the S.T.O.P. Program in each state and territory. We will post one of these success stories weekly. Check back each week to see if your state is featured or follow us on ...
13Oct 2011

The Interrupters

View the trailer for “The Interrupters” documentary, which demonstrates the successes of CeaseFire model. ALSO utilizes the CeaseFire model of intervention in the Chicago neighborhoods of Humboldt Park and Hermosa.
19Sep 2011

S.T.O.P. In Action: Success Stories from the STOP Formula Grants Program

Watch the S.T.O.P. in Action film here. What do a “Cold Case Sex Crimes Team” in Phoenix, Arizona, a “Domestic Violence Fatality Review Commission” in Montana, and “Services Empowering the Rights of Victims” in New Jersey all have in common? Each is an effort funded by the S.T.O.P. Formula Grants Program, Office on Violence Against Women, ...