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Prostitution, a multi layered problem, constantly reminds communities that crime and illegal activity plagues their neighborhood. Often times simply arresting those involved does not result in changed behavior or safer streets. The resources below describe innovative strategies to prevent and combat neighborhood prostitution.

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Barton Neighborhood Revitalization Project - Pawtucket, RI 

Partners: Pawtucket Citizens Development Corporation, the Pawtucket Police Department and the Central Falls Police Department

The Barton Street Neighborhood Revitalization Project was formed by the Pawtucket CDC in response to crime problems that persisted in the MORE...

Olneyville/Providence Weed & Seed - Providence, RI

Partners: Nickerson Community Center and the Providence Police Department 

Out of the 25 neighborhoods in Providence, Rhode Island, Olneyville had the highest level of social and economic problems. A 1999 survey by the U.S. District Attorney’s Office revealed fear MORE...

Barton St. Neighborhood Transformation - Pawtucket, RI 

Partners: Pawtucket Citizens Development Corporation & Pawtucket Police Department 

Pawtucket CDC has been building and rehabilitating affordable housing in the Barton Street neighborhood - a dense, low-income, ethnically diverse neighborhood - a dense, low-income, ethnically MORE...