Mayor's Violence Reduction Initiative

The Mayor’s Violence Reduction Initiative (VRI) was implemented to reinforce the importance of interagency collaboration.  Since implementation (September 2017), the VRI has demonstrated proficiency in utilizing coordinated incident management strategies to reduce crime and respond to service requests. The initiative is built on five performance goals:

  1. Communication and cross-agency relationship building 
  2. Prioritization of geographic areas 
  3. Rapid deployment of resources/agency services 
  4. Priority Business Inspections and Outreach 
  5. Data Analysis and Performance Management  

2018 Performance Report