Evaluation of the Akron Weed and Seed Program (2000-2004)

Group: Office of Criminal Justice Services

URL: http://www.publicsafety.ohio.gov/links/ocjs_FINALWeedSeedpdf.pdf

Description

The purpose of this study is to assess the city of Akron’s Weed and Seed program over the last five years of its existence, from 2000 through 2004, with special emphasis on the weeding component of the program. Data sources include the following: offense and arrest data from the Akron Police Department for the years 2000 through 2004; a 2004 citizen attitude survey of the Weed and Seed area (comparable to a 1999 citizen attitude survey); interviews with key individuals involved in the Akron Weed and Seed program; various forms of support documentation, including grantee activity data reports, the “National Institute of Justice National Evaluation of Weed and Seed: Akron, Ohio Research Report,” Weed and Seed Steering Committee minutes, and land use data from the Akron City Planning Department.

Tags

law enforcement, performance measures, weed and seed, crime analytic programs

Other Attributes
Sub-location
Akron
Categories
Sectors (Govt, Non-Profit, etc)
Gov't
Formats
PDF
Location in resource
N/A
Internet Available?
Yes
Has population data?
No
Mappable?
No
Updated?
No
Frequency
N/A
Year(s) of Publication
2005

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