Read this guest opinion piece in the Boulder Daily Camera by Dr. Jeff Jenson, a Boulder resident and Professor at University of Denver, discussing the role that public health and […]
CSPV promotes school safety using Bystander Reporting as a foundational element of our approach. See the latest post from the Community Policing Dispatch e-newsletter written by CSPV staff and several national partners […]
Columbine set off copycat shootings in Colorado, and around the United States and now with social media and faster media outlets, we experience them in real time. Beverly Kingston, director […]
Being aware and attentive of people in distress, and telling the right people, could be helpful in preventing violence. Susan Payne, a former Colorado Springs police officer who founded the […]
Hitting close to home, Beverly Kingston, director of the Center for the Study and Prevention of Violence at the University of Colorado Boulder, knows there is no quick fix for […]
See something, say something. How? What? and to Whom? Read More
Noticing and reporting red flags is key to preventing shootings. An Interview with Channel 7.
Warning Signs, Actions to Take, and Resources for Mental Health, Suicide, and Violence Concerns.
With so many shootings in the state in the 21 years since the tragic events at Columbine High School, generations of Colorado residents have been impacted by gun violence. “We’re […]
In the aftermath of the tragic shooting at a King Soopers grocery store in Boulder, Colorado, which left 10 people dead, Susan Payne, a School Safety and Violence Prevention Expert […]
The Gun Shop Project is a collaboration between firearm advocates and public health agencies to prevent suicide by firearm, and CSPV has received CDC funding to evaluate how well the […]
While the pandemic has made it difficult to pull solid findings from their work in Montbello, CSPV efforts to reduce youth violence continue, and participants still believe in the positive […]
How do we maximize the impact of federal funds by embracing ideas from the field of implementation science?
The American Institutes for Research, USA explore key themes in implementation science, and highlight lessons learned from the evaluation of implementation and outcomes of Safe Communities Safe Schools, a model […]
Grant to implement the evidence-informed Botvin LifeSkills Training (LST) High School program with Colorado students in grade 9
The Center for the Study and Prevention of Violence (CSPV) at CU Boulder is offering a grant to implement the evidence-informed Botvin LifeSkills Training (LST) High School program with Colorado students in grade 9. LST High […]
Montbello leaders ready for a potentially violent summer fueled by inequality made worse by the coronavirus
CSPV partners with local community leaders, working overtime to prevent the “recipe for disaster” that is inequality and systemic racism compounded by COVID-19. Longtime problems related to accessing education, healthy […]