Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (PCCD)

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PCCD initiates, validates, and financially supports justice-related programs put forth by practitioners and experts in the justice system. We focus on research, policy, planning, training, evidence-based programming, technology, outreach, and support services.

PCCD's efforts help:

  • Empower communities through collaboration.
  • Protect and support crime victims.
  • Enhance law enforcement.
  • Break the linkage of mental health, intellectual disabilities, substance abuse and crime.
  • Launch evidence-based, innovative programs.
  • Advocate for safe schools.
  • Provide technological and information-sharing tools.
  • Research justice trends that warrant attention and action.

Note:  The above description came from the agency's Who We Are page.

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