Category: Tribal Affairs

Crisis Awareness, Intervention, and De-Escalation Training for Tribal Partners

The National Criminal Justice Training Center of Fox Valley Technical College will host a training that examines common issues faced by law enforcement and service providers when encountering a person in crisis. Participants will review methods to prevent or intervene in a crisis situation in which mental illness is a factor, including de-escalation and communication techniques. They …

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Apply Now: Tribal Set-Aside Training and Technical Assistance Program

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) is seeking applications for funding through the Tribal Set-Aside Training and Technical Assistance (TTA) Program, which will provide resources and coordination to increase the ability of American Indian and/or Alaska Native (AI/AN) tribal communities to provide comprehensive and culturally appropriate services to crime victims, …

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Apply Now: Supporting Tribal Youth—Training and Technical Assistance and Youth Leadership Development Program

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) is seeking applications for the FY 2018 Supporting Tribal Youth: Training and Technical Assistance and Youth Leadership Development program. The program aims to (1) provide training and technical assistance to all federally recognized tribes around juvenile justice issues, including intensive support to …

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2018 National Forum on Criminal Justice

Sponsored by the National Criminal Justice Association and the IJIS Institute, the 2018 National Forum on Criminal Justice will showcase programs, research, and technologies that help justice practitioners and decision makers in states, local communities, and tribal nations address pressing public safety issues. Workshops will feature promising and innovative programs and strategies to address crime around the …

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Apply Now: Grants to Tribal Governments to Exercise Special Domestic Violence Criminal Jurisdiction

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Office on Violence Against Women is seeking applications for the FY 2018 Grants to Tribal Governments to Exercise Special Domestic Violence Criminal Jurisdiction (SDVCJ) program. Eligible applicants are limited to Native American tribal governments that have jurisdiction over Indian Country. The Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013 included a provision …

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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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Apply Now: Tribal-Researcher Capacity Building Grants

The U.S. Department of Justice’s National Institute of Justice (NIJ) is seeking applications for FY 2018 funding for grants that support research involving federally recognized tribes (or tribally based organizations) on issues of crime and justice in the United States. This program furthers the department’s mission by sponsoring research to provide objective, independent, evidence-based knowledge and …

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Apply Now: Research and Evaluation in Corrections

The U.S. Department of Justice’s National Institute of Justice (NIJ) is seeking applications for the funding of rigorous evaluations of promising practices and strategies that aim to promote effective management and supervision in institutional and community corrections. Specifically, the NIJ is interested in receiving proposals for research and evaluation focused on reducing violence and the …

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Apply Now: FY18 Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) is seeking applications for FY 2018 funding to improve public safety and victim services in tribal communities. Strategic plans should address improving public safety through community-oriented strategies and should identify the priority needs facing the applicant’s justice system, outlining a detailed, strength-based victim-centered strategic planning strategy that includes law enforcement; …

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Register for Training: Tribal Oriented Policing Strategies

The National Criminal Justice Training Center of Fox Valley Technical College, in partnership with the Miami Nation of Oklahoma, will host a training that explores strategies that enhance collaboration between law enforcement agencies and tribal communities to reduce crime and improve community quality of life. Participants will practice working in organized problem solving teams to …

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