Cure Violence Partners with Search for Common Ground to End Violent Conflict

By Karen Volker | April 14th, 2014

Cure Violence is moving forward expeditiously to implement its new strategic plan as approved at the December 2013 board meeting. One of … 

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Public Health: Law Enforcement's New Frontier

By McClendon-Cole, Tracie | April 10th, 2014

Editor’s Note: Today’s blog is written by Tracie McClendon-Cole, Program Director at Aim4Peace , our partner in Kansas City, Missouri. … 

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Cure Violence’s Syria Project

By Karen Volker | April 7th, 2014

Cure Violence is deeply concerned about the continuing violence in Syria. We are particularly concerned about the impact the current … 

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Healthy Communities May Make Safe Communities: Public Health Approaches to Violence Prevention

By Cure Violence Admin | April 4th, 2014

Editor’s Note : This post originally ran in the NIJ Journal (No. 273). Sarah Schweig has generously allowed us to reprint her article. … 

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5 Reasons Investing in Violence Prevention is Critical to Building a Culture of Health in America

By Simmons, Maisha | April 2nd, 2014

Editor's Note: Today's guest post is from Maisha Simmons , program officer at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), a major funder … 

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We Need to Treat PTSD in US Communities

By Charlie Ransford | March 28th, 2014

Jen Christensen from CNN highlighted the effects of violence on the people living in violent communities. The issue of PTSD really came … 

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14 Steps We Can Take Now to Stop the Violence

By Day-Burget Jennie | March 24th, 2014

This information is reprinted with permission from The National League of Cities . Cities United , an initiative of The National … 

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Weekly News Roundup: Addressing the Crime Gap

By Heinonen, Ashley | March 21st, 2014

Denormalizing Violence ( Public Safety Evidence ): The Research & Evaluation (R&E) Center at John Jay College of Criminal Justice … 

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Weekly News Roundup: Violence Against Women Hurts Us All

By Heinonen, Ashley | March 14th, 2014

Documenting Trauma and Social Violence on the Streets of Chicago and Beyond. ( Cure Violence Blog ): An interview with Photographer Jon … 

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3 Notable Programs Working to Eradicate Violence Against Women

By Day-Burget Jennie | March 12th, 2014

The consequences of violence are real and they are devastating to the individuals, families and communities they plague. Globally, … 

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