B.A.M. Crime Results

Crime Lab Explains Crime Prevention Study Results

A new study conducted at the University of Chicago Crime Lab in coordination with nonprofits Youth Guidance and World Sport Chicago and local Chicago Public Schools provides new evidence that B.A.M. (Becoming a Man), a program of group counseling and s...

Summary

A new study conducted at the University of Chicago Crime Lab in coordination with nonprofits Youth Guidance and World Sport Chicago and local Chicago Public Schools provides new evidence that B.A.M. (Becoming a Man), a program of group counseling and sports activities, significantly reduces violent crime arrests among participating students. In light of this success, Harper High School announces its implementation of the B.A.M. program in partnership with the Crime Lab.

Details

Duration:
3 minutes, 22 seconds
Recorded:
July 13, 2012
Published: July 26, 2012