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View an Overview of Correctional Facilities on Tribal Lands Grants, which includes grant award amounts, project descriptions, and site photographs.

For statistical information, visit the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) web site.

For research and evaluation information, visit the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) web site.

PREA Solicitation Released

BJA has released the FY 2015 PREA Program: Demonstration Projects to Establish “Zero Tolerance” Cultures for Sexual Assault in Correctional Facilities solicitation. Applications are due June 10, 2015.



Justice-Involved Population Solicitation Released

BJA has released the FY 2015 Improving Public Safety and Health Outcomes for the Justice-Involved Population solicitation. Applications are due June 11, 2015.



SCA Mentoring Solicitation Released

BJA has released the FY 2015 Second Chance Act Comprehensive Community-Based Adult Reentry Program Utilizing Mentors solicitation. Applications are due June 11, 2015.



Justice Reinvestment in Alabama

The Council of State Governments Justice Center, with support from BJA, has released "Justice Reinvestment in Alabama: Analysis and Policy Framework."



JRI Local TA Solicitation Released

BJA has released the FY 2015 Justice Reinvestment Initiative: Assessment Technical Assistance and Maximizing Local Reforms solicitation. Applications are due May 19, 2015.



SCA Technology-Based Career Training Solicitation

BJA has released the FY 2015 Second Chance Act Technology-Based Career Training Program for Incarcerated Adults and Juveniles solicitation. Applications are due May 19, 2015.



Inmate Behavior Management - Partnership Program
Dates: 4/27/2015 - 4/30/2015
Location: McKinney, TX

Planning for Reentry: From Federal, State and Tribal Correctional Facilities to Communities in Indian Country
Dates: 4/28/2015 - 4/30/2015
Location: Albuquerque, NM

Wyoming Sexual Assault Summit
Dates: 4/29/2015 - 5/1/2015
Location: Laramie, WY

Executive Manager Program in Correctional Health Care
Dates: 5/4/2015 - 5/7/2015
Location: Aurora, CO

Prisoner's Family Conference
Dates: 5/6/2015 - 5/8/2015
Location: Dallas, TX

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InnerChange Freedom Initiative (Minnesota)
A voluntary, faith-based prisoner reentry program that attempts to prepare inmates for reintegration into the community, employment, family, and other significant relationships through educational, values-based programming.

Project BUILD
A violence prevention curriculum designed to assist youths in detention overcome obstacles such as gangs, violence, crime, and substance abuse.

Changing Course
An interactive journal designed specifically for offenders incarcerated in a local correctional setting (i.e., jail) who have been screened or identified as having a potential substance use disorder.

Connections
A juvenile court-based program designed to address the needs of juvenile offenders on probation who have emotional and behavioral disorders and the needs of their families. The approach is meant to be an integrated, seamless, coordinated system of care for children with mental health problems.

Little Village Gang Violence Reduction Project (Comprehensive Gang Model)
A comprehensive, community-wide program designed to reduce serious violence in Chicago's gang-ridden Little Village neighborhood.

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Best Practices in the Use of Restraints with Pregnant Women and Girls Under Correctional Custody, This report provides a set of principles and best practices to guide policy and practice regarding the use of restraints with pregnant women and girls under correctional custody.
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Reducing Recidivism: States Deliver Results, BJA-Sponsored, June 2014. This report highlights significant reductions in recidivism rates in eight states: Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, and Wisconsin.
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Solutions for Safer Communities: BJA FY 2012 Annual Report to Congress, Bureau of Justice Assistance, 2014. This Annual Report describes the funding, technical assistance, and diverse resources BJA provided to support jurisdictions in reducing and preventing crime and promoting fairness in the criminal justice system.
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National Gang Center, Winter 2014, Volume 3, BJA-sponsored, 2014. This article presents highlights of the American Probation and Parole (APPA) probation and parole gang membership interviews.
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Paroling Authorities: The Importance of Engaging Meaningful Partnerships, BJA-sponsored, 2014. This guide is designed to provide information and tools to help paroling authorities heighten their interest in forming strong collaborative partnerships with key criminal justice stakeholders in their state, and to provide them with concrete suggestions and strategies for building these partnerships to strengthen the criminal justice system and to enhance community safety.
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Program Performance Report: Statewide Automated Victim Information and Notification Grant Program, July 2011-March 2012, BJA-Sponsored, 2013. This report summarizes the performance data FY 2006-2010 Statewide Automated Victim Information and Notification (SAVIN) grantees reported between July 2011 and March 2012.
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Program Performance Report: Statewide Automated Victim Information and Notification Program (SAVIN), January-June 2013, BJA-Sponsored, 2014. This report summarizes the self-reported performance data submitted by 29 SAVIN grantees between January and June 2013. These grantees received BJA SAVIN funding in Fiscal Years 2007–2011.
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Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program (JMHCP) Annual Report - Fiscal Year 2013, BJA-sponsored, September 2014. This report presents an overview of the grant activities of JMHCP grantees during FY 2013.
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Program Performance Report: Residential Substance Abuse Treatment (RSAT) Program, January-June 2013, BJA-Sponsored, September 2014. This report provides information about RSAT grantee activities during the January through June 2013 period.
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Program Performance Report: Correctional Systems and Correctional Alternatives on Tribal Lands (CSCATL), April 2012-March 2013, BJA-Sponsored, September 2014. This report examines key findings of the CSCATL program, highlighting grantee progress toward achieving strategic plans, renovation, or construction projects.
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