U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government, Department of Justice.

Awards: Listing of Funded Projects

Every year, NIJ awards grants and cooperative agreements for research, development, evaluation, testing and training and technical assistance projects across the spectrum of criminal justice.
Showing Results For:
Subtopic: Police operations

Number of Awards: 33
Total Amount Awarded: $22,301,153

Funded Awards
FY Sort ascending Title Original Solicitation Recipient State Award Number Amount Status
2017 A Randomized Controlled Trial on Community Infused Problem-Oriented Policing in Crime Hotspots NIJ FY17 Understanding the Impacts of Policing Strategies and Practices (Beyond Crime Reduction) NATIONAL OPINION RESEARCH CENTER IL 2017-R2-CX-0017 $1,399,828 Open
2017 Cocooning and Procedural Justice Dialectics: A Clustered Randomized Field Trial to Assess Crime Reduction and Citizen Perspectives Using Two Evidence-Based Programs In Prince George's County, MD NIJ FY17 Understanding the Impacts of Policing Strategies and Practices (Beyond Crime Reduction) POLICE EXECUTIVE RESEARCH FORUM DC 2017-R2-CX-0023 $855,800 Open
2017 Evaluating Impacts of the Philadelphia Police School Diversion Program: An Alternative to Arrest Policing Strategy NIJ FY17 Understanding the Impacts of Policing Strategies and Practices (Beyond Crime Reduction) DREXEL UNIVERSITY PA 2017-CK-BX-0001 $1,081,046 Open
2017 Infusing Community Policing Strategies into Hot Spots Policing Practices: The Impacts on Police-Community Relations in a Mid-Sized City NIJ FY17 Understanding the Impacts of Policing Strategies and Practices (Beyond Crime Reduction) Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois IL 2017-R2-CX-0012 $316,125 Open
2017 Understanding the Broader Impacts of Body Worn Cameras on Police Work, Community Perceptions and Community Health: A Multi-Method Assessment NIJ FY17 Understanding the Impacts of Policing Strategies and Practices (Beyond Crime Reduction) TEMPLE UNIVERSITY-OF THE COMMONWEALTH SYSTEM OF HIGHER EDUCATION PA 2017-R2-CX-0011 $552,589 Open
2016 A Randomized Controlled Trial of a Comprehensive, Research-Based Framework for Implementing School-Based Law Enforcement Programs Comprehensive School Safety Initiative TEXAS STATE UNIVERSITY TX 2016-CK-BX-0003 $4,315,804 Open
2016 An Evaluation of a Social Interaction Training Program to Reduce the Use of Force and BuildLegitimacy Research and Evaluation in Support of the Recommendations of the President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing University of South Carolina SC 2016-IJ-CX-0018 $799,454 Closed
2016 Assessing Procedural Justice During Police-Citizen Encounters with Officer Surveys, Citizen Surveys, and Systematic Social Observations Research and Evaluation in Support of the Recommendations of the President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing Old Dominion University Research Foundation VA 2016-IJ-CX-0020 $392,986 Closed
2016 Do DOJ Intervention and Citizen Oversight Improve Police Accountability W.E.B. DuBois Program of Research on Race and Crime Howard University DC 2016-R2-CX-0055 $292,979 Open
2016 Intersectional Subjection and Law Enforcement: Examining Perceptions Held by LGBTQ People of Color in New Orleans, LA W.E.B. DuBois Program of Research on Race and Crime RUTGERS, THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW JERSEY NJ 2016-R2-CX-0046 $150,000 Past Project Period End Date
2016 Law Enforcement Officers Safety and Wellness: A Multi-Level Study Research and Evaluation in Support of the Recommendations of the President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing NATIONAL OPINION RESEARCH CENTER IL 2016-IJ-CX-0021 $970,795 Past Project Period End Date
2016 Police Interactions with Victims of Violence Research and Evaluation on Victims of Crime The John F. Finn Institute for Public Safety, Inc. NY 2016-VF-GX-0012 $463,277 Closed
2016 Police Officer Learning, Mentoring, and Racial Bias in Traffic Stops W.E.B. DuBois Program of Research on Race and Crime Syracuse University NY 2016-R2-CX-0041 $279,810 Closed
2016 School Climate, Student Discipline, and the Implementation of School Resources Officers Comprehensive School Safety Initiative University of Louisville Research Foundation KY 2016-CK-BX-0017 $370,307 Closed
2016 The Influence of Subjective and Objective Rural School Security on Law Enforcement Engagement Models: A Mixed Methods Study Comprehensive School Safety Initiative Board of Regents, Univ of Nebraska, Univ of Nebraska-Lincoln NE 2016-CK-BX-0019 $645,952 Closed
2016 The National Police Research Platform: Phase 3 Non-solicited Applications Police Foundation DC 2016-R2-CX-0061 $1,799,002 Closed
2015 Simulation Tool to Assess Dynamic Strategies for Deployment of Police Resources NIJ FY 15 Graduate Research Fellowship Program in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics The University of Texas at Arlington TX 2015-R2-CX-0006 $44,094 Closed
2014 Cops on Dots Doing What? The Differential Effects of Law Enforcement-Oriented Actions in Hot Spots NIJ FY 14 Graduate Research Fellowship Program in the Social and Behavioral Sciences Temple University - Of The Commonwealth System of PA 2014-IJ-CX-0007 $24,999 Closed
2014 Policing predicted crime areas: An operationally-realistic randomized, controlled field experiment NIJ FY 14 Testing Geospatial Predictive Policing Strategies Temple University - Of The Commonwealth System of PA 2014-R2-CX-0002 $425,512 Closed
2013 Improving Hot-Spot Policing through Behavioral Interventions NIJ FY 13 Research on Offender Decision-Making The University of Chicago IL 2013-R2-CX-0006 $760,230 Closed
2012 Evaluating a Researcher-Practitioner Partnership and Field Experiment NIJ FY 12 Building and Enhancing Researcher-Practitioner Partnerships Curators of the University of Missouri on Behalf of UMSL MO 2012-IJ-CX-0042 $123,928 Closed
2012 Proposal for an Evaluability Assessment of Law Enforcement Agencies Using the Data-Driven Approaches to Crime and Traffic Safety NIJ FY 12 Evaluability Assessment of Law Enforcement Agencies Using the Data-Driven Approaches to Crime and Traffic Safety (DDACTS) Urban Institute DC 2012-IJ-CX-0037 $299,921 Closed
2012 Research on the Impact of Technology on Policing Strategies in the 21st Century NIJ FY 12 Research on the Impact of Technology on Policing Strategies in the 21st Century Research Triangle Institute NC 2012-MU-CX-0043 $999,587 Closed
2011 Assessing the Effects of Hot Spots Policing Strategies on Police Legitimacy, Fear of Crime, and Willingness to Participate in Building Collective Efficacy NIJ FY 11 Building and Enhancing Criminal Justice Researcher-Practitioner Partnerships Board of Trustees, Southern Illinois University IL 2011-IJ-CX-0007 $395,481 Closed
2011 Reducing Tactical Crime by Implementating a Predictive Policing Strategy. NIJ FY 11 Predictive Policing: Phase II City of Shreveport LA 2011-IJ-CX-K015 $516,775 Closed