DSG and State Department Partner to Track Incidents of Terrorism Worldwide
The U.S. Department of State has selected Development Services Group, Inc. (DSG), and its partner, the Terrorism, Transnational Crime and Corruption Center (TraCCC) at George Mason University, to build a counterterrorism annual reporting database and help the department prepare its annual Country Reports on Terrorism.
SCIENCE IN THE SERVICE OF PEOPLE
Development Services Group Inc, is a woman-owned, small-business, woman-owned, headquartered in Bethesda, Md. Since our founding in 1977 we have engaged in research and consulting for …
DSG Scientists Present at ASC
Development Services Group, Inc staff gave three presentations and participated in two round tables at last week’s American Society of Criminology in Atlanta.
New article by DSG staff on racial disparities in juvenile justice published in the Journal of Crime and Justice
Our research scientist conducted a systematic literature review on the effect of race in the Juvenile Justice system (2001-2014). The majority of the studies found significant race effects disadvantaging minority youth in JJ processing, although the picture that emerges is very complex.
OUR PRACTICE AREAS
DSG’s Justice Practice is devoted to reducing and preventing all forms of crime and violence, as well as improving outcomes for juveniles and adults who come in contact with the justice system.
DSG’s Behavioral Health Practice is devoted to improving knowledge, policy, practice, and access to treatment. Our research scientists and consultants have broad experience.
DSG’s International Practice is devoted to promoting the application of scientific expertise to the challenges of economic development, prevention of terrorism, and limiting criminal trafficking.
DSG’s Education Practice is devoted to promoting education excellence and equity through rigorous research and evaluation of programs and policies, and training and technical assistance.
OUR EXPERT SERVICES
Research and Evaluation
In keeping with our mission of Science in the Service of People, the scientists and support staff who make up DSG’s Research and Evaluation Division help clients and consumers alike make evidence-based decisions about behavioral health, justice, and education policies, programs, practices, and interventions.
Training and Technical Assistance
It’s a brave new world for organizations everywhere. DSG is helping clients and communities meet evolving demands and be responsive to the needs of their stakeholders—now and well into the future.
The challenges are diverse: disruptive technologies, limited resources, changing demographics, globalization. The solution is the same. At DSG, we believe an organization’s success rests in its people, in communication with other people. Plain and simple.
Website and Application Development
Software engineers and Web designers manage the security and 508 compliance for numerous .gov Web sites and conduct 508 compliance training and handle several Web services to operate government Web sites.
DSG’s Communications and Technology Division—writer–editors, graphic designers, and software developers—provides first-rate editorial, design, and information technology expertise to help you effectively connect your message to your target audience.