U.S. Attorney for the District of Wyoming Mark Klaassen recently released a statement addressing the risks communities face by “undermining law enforcement.” To read the full statement from Klaassen, click here.
The release of this statement coincides with the recent launch of two Department of Justice initiatives, Project Guardian and Project Safe Neighborhood. Summaries of each initiative provided by Klaassen’s office are shared below.
Project Guardian is an initiative designed to reduce gun violence and enforce federal firearms laws across the country.
Project Safe Neighborhoods is a nationwide initiative that brings together federal, state, local and tribal law enforcement officials, prosecutors, and community leaders to identify the most pressing violent crime problems in a community and develop comprehensive solutions to address them.