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Proven Results

For 18 years LISC's Community Safety Initiative has encouraged, supported and celebrated strong community-police partnerships nationwide. These partnerships have continuously confirmed that their efforts workand lead to significant reductions in crime, increased investment and physical improvement. More than 30 police chiefs have also noted that the CSI strategy saves law enforcement resources by changing persistent problem spots into community assets.




Community-Police Partnership Awards

Sponsored by:   MetLife Foundation

Since 2002, the MetLife Foundation and LISC CSI have partnered to recognize, sustain and share the work of innovative partnerships between community groups and police to promote neighborhood safety and revitalization. Through the MetLife Foundation Community-Police Partnership Awards, MetLife Foundation and LISC identify and honor partnerships that exhibit tangible accomplishments in their efforts to advance the process, outcome, and evaluation of potent police-community collaborations.  Learn more about previous awardees.


Eligible applicants must be member organizations of partnerships that include, but need not be limited to, community organizations and police.  For questions or for those interested in being notified of future funding opportunities, please email us at

Please click on the years below to learn more about our past award winners.  

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