Mission

CSPV has a threefold mission:

First, the Center collects research literature and resources on the causes and prevention of violence and provides direct information services to the public by offering online searchable customized databases.

Second, CSPV offers technical assistance for the evaluation and development of violence prevention programs.

Third, CSPV maintains a basic research component through data analysis and other projects on the causes of violence and the effectiveness of prevention and intervention programs.