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Addressing the Drug Crisis in Eastern TennesseeLearn how funding from BJA's Justice Assistance Grant Program helped launch Tennessee's 7th Judicial District Crime Task Force, which brings together narcotics officers from around the county to provide a level of expertise and dedicated resources that individual law enforcement agencies would not be able to maintain on their own.
VALOR Initiative Pilot puts Character at the Heart of New Resilience Training for Law Enforcement
This feature story highlights activities and impact of a VALOR Initiative resilience training program piloted by law enforcement agencies in Virginia, Nebraska, and South Dakota.
View special notices regarding Justice Assistance Grant award conditions
Register to participate in BJA's upcoming webinar, The Federal Funding Process: The First Steps to Applying, How to Prepare and Other Considerations, which will be held October 30, 2019, at 2 p.m. ET. During the webinar, BJA policy advisors will explain how the OJP grant process works and focus on what applicants should understand when applying for funding.
In an October 3, 2019, press release, Attorney General Barr highlights how the revitalization and enhancement of Project Safe Neighborhoods two years ago has helped reduce violence in communities and improve overall public safety.
Through the BJA-administered National Public Safety Partnership (PSP), Indianapolis is working directly with the Justice Department to reduce crime. Learn about their efforts and discover more about PSP in a blog post from September 12, 2019.
The FY 2019 Second Chance Act Pay for Success Initiative: Outcomes-based Contracting To Lower Recidivism and Homelessness solicitation is now available. The purpose of this program is to assist local, state, and tribal governments in converting reentry and permanent supportive housing service contracts into outcomes-based contracts in order to ensure accountability and improve performance with regard to recidivism reduction and increasing nights housed and emergency service savings. Apply by: October 15, 2019.
BJA has released the FY 2019 Reducing Injury and Death of Missing Individuals with Dementia and Developmental Disabilities Program funding opportunity. This program supports local jurisdictions' efforts to reduce the number of deaths and injuries of individuals with forms of dementia, such as Alzheimer’s Disease, or developmental disabilities, such as autism, who due to their condition wander from safe environments. Apply by: October 15, 2019.
With funding support from BJA, the National Center for Victims of Crime has launched the PSN Training and Technical Assistance Portal to help PSN task forces integrate victim services into their work. The site features victim-centered, trauma-informed materials for service providers and law enforcement officials who work with victims of violent crime.
Funding OpportunitiesVisit the Funding page to access information about and solicitation files associated with currently available BJA funding opportunities.
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