Successful Year for CeaseFire Illinois – Two Sites Close But Hope to Reopen in 2014

By Day-Burget Jennie | September 19th, 2013

CeaseFire Illinois is a model program for reducing violence which has been demonstrated effective through a multiyear external evaluation … 

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Friday News Roundup: Evidence Increasingly Connects Violence with a Range of Health Issues, and Nice Guys Finish First, as Cure Violence and Its Partners are Honored with Awards.

By Day-Burget Jennie | September 13th, 2013

Finalists Announced for the 2013 Puma Impact Award, In Partnership With BRITDOC Foundation (HuffPostUK): “The Interrupters” film is … 

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3 Ways Technology Is Helping to Prevent Violence

By Day-Burget Jennie | September 11th, 2013

Will there be a point when technology can evolve such that it could help intercept signals of potential violence before it happens? Or, a … 

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Friday News Roundup: Cure Violence goes to the E.R., Anti-Violence Campaigns Get Creative, and Experts Contemplate Relationship Between Health, Violence

By Day-Burget Jennie | September 6th, 2013

Retaliation Prevention Starts by Working With Victims in the ER ( Fox 8 Live , New Orleans, Louisiana ): A new CeaseFire New Orleans … 

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How to End Violence: Collaborate!

By Day-Burget Jennie | September 6th, 2013

Earlier this week, the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) released data from its annual survey that tracks the … 

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Friday News Roundup: From Milwaukee to Flint to Berlin, People are Talking About Violence as a Public Health Issue.

By Day-Burget Jennie | August 30th, 2013

Tackle Violence as a Public Health Problem ( J ournal-Sentinal; Milwaukee, WI ): The Zilber Family Foundation recognizes the need to … 

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Evaluation of Cure Violence Partner Site in New York City Underway

By Day-Burget Jennie | August 28th, 2013

Cure Violence New York City, which interrupts the cycle of violence in East New York, Brooklyn, South Bronx, South Jamaica, Queens, and … 

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Friday News Roundup: The Village Voice Visits Queens, NBC and Fox News cover Cure Violence and our Partners, and SOS Crown Heights Invites You to “Hangout”

By Day-Burget Jennie | August 23rd, 2013

Dr. Gary Slutkin to Speak at Mayo Clinic Symposium on Transforming Health Care Delivery (Cure Violence Blog) : Cure Violence founder Dr. … 

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"Hangout" with Cure Violence Partner, SOS Crown Heights, on Tuesday, 8/27!

By Day-Burget Jennie | August 23rd, 2013

On Tuesday, August 27 at 12:30 ET , Spark Action and the Juvenile Justice Information Exchange (JJIE), will host a Google (G+) Hangout … 

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Dr. Gary Slutkin to Speak at Mayo Clinic Symposium on Transforming Health Care Delivery

By Day-Burget Jennie | August 22nd, 2013

Cure Violence founder, Dr. Gary Slutkin, will speak at Transform 2013, the Mayo Clinic Center for Innovation's sixth symposium, September … 

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