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City of Denver Youth Crisis Response Team Initiative

Award Information

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Noncompetitive Discretionary
Awardee County
Congressional District
Funding First Awarded
Total funding (to date)

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2022, $384,000)

The City and County of Denver will use funding to work with the Denver Police Department (DPD) to address youth related crimes. DPD plans to take a non-enforcement approach by creating a dedicated partnership with multiple agencies within the Denver Department of Public Safety, Denver Human Services, Community agencies, Center for Trauma and Resilience, At-Risk Intervention and Mentoring Program, and others to address youth related crime as it pertains to mental health crisis.

Date Created: September 16, 2022