Violence Survey

A diverse coalition of community members concerned about Topeka’s rate of violence is collecting thoughts and experiences from residents like you. We need your help to identify ways to reduce and prevent violence in Topeka!

The World Health Organization defines violence as:
“The intentional use of physical force or power, threatened or actual, against oneself, another person, or a group of community, that either results in or has a high likelihood of resulting in injury, death, psychological harm, maldevelopment or deprivation.”

If you would like to participate in ongoing efforts to reduce and prevent violence in
Topeka, please contact the Topeka Center for Peace and Justice: or 785-232-4388