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Stop Snitching or Keep Talking? Civilian Information Provision to the Baltimore Police

Award Information

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Funding Category
Congressional District
Funding First Awarded
Total funding (to date)

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2017, $32,000)

"This project contains a research and/or development component, as defined in applicable law, and complies with Part 200 Uniform Requirements - 2CFR 200.21(A((14)".

The applicant proposes a mixed-method approach using court records, community surveys, and interviews in the city of Baltimore to study citizen cooperation with the police in violent crime investigations. The applicant is seeking to understand the decision-making process governing how and when a citizen overcomes fear and intimidation from a gang to offer intelligence to the police.


Date Created: September 6, 2017