Category: Bureau of Justice Assistance

Jun 21

Apply Now: Project Safe Neighborhoods

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance is seeking applications for funding under the Violent Gang and Gun Crime Reduction Program, also known as Project Safe Neighborhoods. This program provides support to state, local, and tribal efforts to reduce violent crime—including felonious firearm crimes and criminal gang violence—through a comprehensive approach that combines …

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May 21

Apply Now: Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Site-Based Program

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance, in partnership with the Office for Victims of Crime, is seeking applications for the FY 2018 Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Site-based Program (COAP). COAP is designed to: support first responders and provide for the needs of crime victims; support diversion programs for non-violent individuals with illicit and prescription opioid addictions; implement …

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May 11

Apply Now: Community Court Grant Program

The Center for Court Innovation, in partnership with the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance, is seeking applications for its Community Court Grant Program. The program will provide funding and technical assistance (TA) to up to five community courts; provide financial and TA support for the evaluation of an established community court; and recognize …

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May 11

Apply Now: Justice Information Sharing Training and Technical Assistance Program

The U.S. Department of Justice’s (DOJ’s) Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications for the FY 2018 Justice Information Sharing Training and Technical Assistance (JIS TTA) program. Funding will support the efforts of state, local, territorial, and tribal criminal justice agencies to adopt effective justice information sharing solutions through the provision of TTA services. It is BJA’s expectation …

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May 05

Adult Re-Entry Court Hopes to Keep People out of Jail

Pacific Daily News By Jerick Sablan The first participants in the Adult Reentry Court program are doing well on their path to stay out of jail. The nine participants appeared before Superior Court of Guam Presiding Judge Alberto Lamorena III for a hearing Friday. The program allows those who have been in and out of the court system …

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Apr 30

Apply Now: Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is accepting applications for the FY 2018 Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program (JMHCP). JMHCP grants support public safety and violence reduction through service partnerships that enhance and improve law enforcement responses to people with mental illnesses or co-occurring substance use and mental disorders who come into contact …

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Apr 24

Apply Now: Strategies for Policing Innovation

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications for the FY 2018 Strategies for Policing Innovation (SPI) program. SPI enables police agencies to identify and define their most pressing crime problems as well as institute lasting operational and organizational changes that foster reliance on—and effective use of—evidence-based practices, data, and technology to …

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Apr 24

Apply Now: Innovative Responses to Behavior in the Community—Swift, Certain, and Fair Supervision

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications for the FY 2018 Innovative Responses to Behavior in the Community: Swift, Certain, and Fair (SCF) Supervision program. Grants will provide funding for state and local parole and probation agencies to help prevent recidivism and reduce crime in their jurisdictions through the use …

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Apr 16

Apply Now: Tribal Corrections Capacity Building Training and Technical Assistance Program

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance is seeking applications from organizations to deliver training and technical assistance (TTA) on strategies to strengthen tribal correctional system capacity to enhance public safety and facilitate successful community reintegration efforts. The TTA provider must offer tribal jurisdictions assistance to plan, implement, or enhance community supervision practices and reentry programming …

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Apr 03

Apply Now: Law Enforcement and Community—Crisis Intervention Training Model Program

The Bureau of Justice Assistance’s (BJA’s) Preventing Violence Against Law Enforcement Officers and Ensuring Officer Resilience and Survivability (VALOR) Initiative is seeking applications from U.S. law enforcement agencies to participate in its Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Training Model Program. The project is managed through Policy Research Associates (PRA) in partnership with the International Association of Chiefs of Police, …

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