U.S. flag

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

Dot gov

The .gov means it’s official.
Federal government websites always use a .gov or .mil domain. Before sharing sensitive information online, make sure you’re on a .gov or .mil site by inspecting your browser’s address (or “location”) bar.


The site is secure.
The https:// ensures that you are connecting to the official website and that any information you provide is encrypted and transmitted securely.

Leon County Schools Program for the Reduction of Gang Violence and the Coordination of Community Efforts

Award Information

Award #
Awardee County
Congressional District
Funding First Awarded
Total funding (to date)

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2008, $199,954)

Through this project, the Leon County Schools and its partners will address two primary strategies: secondary prevention and gang intervention. The major goals for this project are to: (1) improve the coordination of services pertaining to prevention and intervention of high-risk and gang involved youth in Leon County; (2) adapt criteria that establishes high-risk behaviors that may lead to gang involvement to more effectively intervene with high-risk youth before engagement in serious offenses; and (3) implement an effective means of intervening with youth to reduce their involvement in gang-related activities in schools and the community. CA/NCF

Date Created: September 8, 2008