Gun Violence Resource Hub

Comprehensive Gun Violence Reduction Strategies

Comprehensive gun violence reduction strategies combine enforcement, prevention, policy, and reentry efforts to target gun violence in communities. Approaches are tailored to the specific community in which they are implemented and often involve collaboration between law enforcement, community organizations, prosecutors’ offices, and schools.

Specific programs and implementation sites:
Helpful resources and citations:
Primary implementing agency:
  • Law enforcement
Potential partnering agencies:
  • Community organizations
  • Reentry partners
  • Prosecutors’ offices
  • Schools
Links to evaluation evidence:

PSN Pillars

Community Engagement
Focused and Strategic Enforcement
Prevention and Intervention
  • Types of Strategy

  • Types of Gun Violence