Welcome to the new Smart Policing Initiative website!

We've refreshed the individual SPI Site Pages as part of our new website!

Check out the new site page for the 2011 Boston, MA SPI

Check out a new resource on Risk Assessment in Law Enforcement!


Smart Policing Initiative

The Smart Policing Initiative is a collaborative effort among the Bureau of Justice Assistance, CNA, state and local law enforcement agencies, and researchers. It is designed to assist agencies with identifying innovative and evidence-based solutions to effectively and efficiently tackle chronic crime problems in their jurisdictions.

SPI has supported 59 initiatives in 48 communities across the nation. Read more about SPI here.

Featured Publication

We are pleased to announce the release of the SPI Winter 2017 Quarterly Newsletter, featuring articles about the Boston, MA SPI, collaboration as a core SPI principle, and police use of social media.