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VALOR Program Promotes Officer Safety and WellnessThe BJA-supported VALOR Program provides training and technical assistance at no cost to state, local, and tribal law enforcement agencies. VALOR trainings cover topics that support officers' physical and mental well-being.
DOJ BJA's Sexual Assault Kit Initiative Helps Bring Serial Killer Samuel Little to Justice
The Sexual Assault Kit Initiative (SAKI), an innovative BJA program that is helping law enforcement agencies nationwide test rape kits and close cold case sexual assaults and homicides, is one of the critical investigative tools that led authorities to believe Samuel Little may be the worst serial killer in American history, by enabling police across the country to corroborate at least 34 of Little's confessions.
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BJA has released the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program Fiscal Year 2019 State Solicitation. BJA will award JAG Program funds to eligible states under this opportunity (a separate solicitation will be released for applications from units of local government). Apply by: June 25, 2019.
Administered by BJA in partnership with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the FY 2019 Local Law Enforcement Crime Gun Intelligence Center (CGIC) Integration Initiative program provides funding to state, local, and tribal government entities that are experiencing precipitous increases in gun-related violent crime. Apply by: June 11, 2019.
The FY 2019 Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program opportunity supports cross-system collaboration to improve responses and outcomes for individuals with mental illnesses or co-occurring mental illness and substance abuse who come into contact with the justice system. Apply by: June 25, 2019.
BJA is seeking applications for funding under the FY 2019 Project Safe Neighborhoods (PSN) program. This program provides support to state, local, and tribal efforts to reduce violent crime. Apply by: June 25, 2019.
The FY 2019 Improving Reentry for Adults with Co-occurring Substance Abuse and Mental Illness solicitation is now available. Through this program, BJA is seeking applications for funding under the Second Chance Act to provide reentry services and programs for offenders with co-occurring substance abuse and mental illness returning from incarceration. Apply by: June 25, 2019.
BJA has released the FY 2019 Innovations in Community-Based Crime Reduction (CBCR) Program solicitation. This program enhances the capacity of local and tribal communities to effectively reduce violent crime in distressed neighborhoods through collaborative approaches. Apply by: June 25, 2019.
Funding OpportunitiesVisit the Funding page to access information about and solicitation files associated with currently available BJA funding opportunities.
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