The Resolve to Stop the Violence Project: reducing violence in the community through a jail-based initiative.

@article{Gilligan2005TheRT,
  title={The Resolve to Stop the Violence Project: reducing violence in the community through a jail-based initiative.},
  author={James Gilligan and Bandy Lee},
  journal={Journal of public health},
  year={2005},
  volume={27 2},
  pages={143-8}
}
BACKGROUND The usual modes of incarceration have not been found to curb violent crimes significantly. A jail-based programme called the Resolve to Stop the Violence Project (RSVP) was created with the hypothesis that exposing men with a history of serious, recent and often multiple violent crimes to a certain specifiable set of social, cultural and… CONTINUE READING