Library of Byrne JAG Promising Programs

Aurora's Gang Reduction Impact Program, Gang Prevention Project 

Score 2.7/5

Program Description

Byrne JAG funds support the Aurora Police Department (APD) in implementing a gang prevention project under Aurora’s Gang Reduction Impact Program. The project decreases the attractiveness of gangs by building positive relationships between target area youth/parents and the APD, reducing risk factors for gang members and increases protections.

Agency and Program Information


Gangs; Police; Community Policing; Law Enforcement; Families; At-Risk Youth; Juveniles