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Under contract with the city of Charlotte, North Carolina, the authors evaluated three policing and public-safety recommendations featured in the city's SAFE Charlotte: Safety and Accountability for Everyone report. They describe their findings in this report.

Table of Contents

  • Chapter One

    Background

  • Chapter Two

    SAFE recommendations 2 and 4: Alternative responses for low-risk calls and CPCRT Expansion

  • Chapter Three

    SAFE Recommendation 3: Analysis of Police-Community Member Contact and Police Calls and Responses

  • Chapter Four

    RAND Recommendations

  • Appendix A

    Interview Protocols

  • Appendix B

    Qualitative Codebook

  • Appendix C

    Statistical Annex

  • Appendix D

    Resource Guide

  • Appendix E

    Job Descriptions

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