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State Administering Agencies

California SAA

Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA)

Agency Head

Kathleen T. Howard
Executive Director
California Board of State and Community Corrections
2590 Venture Oaks Way, Suite 200
Sacramento, CA 95833
Phone: 916-445-5073
Fax: 916-327-3317
[email protected]

John R. Justice Program Agency Contact

Sonia Banales
Victim Services Branch Chief
Public Safety, Victim Services, Emergency Management and Administrative Services
3650 Schriever Avenue
Mather, CA 95655
916-324-9159 (telephone)
[email protected]

Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Contact

John Prince
Field Representative
Board of State and Community Corrections
2590 Venture Oaks Way
Sacramento, CA 95833
phone: 916-445-2014
cell: 916-532-7719
fax: 916-327-3317
[email protected]

Esmeralda C. Womack
Division Chief
Southwest Division
Programs Office, BJA
OJP - USDOJ
Office: 202-353-3450
Cell: 202-598-9396
Email: [email protected]

Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grant Program

Henry Renteria
Director
Office of Emergency Services
Criminal Justice Programs Division
P.O. Box 419047
Rancho Cordova, CA 95741
916-845-8510 (telephone)
916-845-8511 (FAX)
[email protected]
http://www.caloes.ca.gov/

Kirby Everhart
Program Contact
916-327-3687 (telephone)
916-324-9179 (FAX)
[email protected]

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)

OJJDP State Program Manager

Ricco Hall
State Program Manager (Primary)
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
202-305-5448 (telephone)
[email protected]

Juvenile Justice Specialist

Timothy J. Polasik
Field Representative
Board of State and Community Corrections
2590 Venture Oaks Way
Sacramento, CA 95833
916-621-2853 (telephone)
916-350-0879 (cell)
[email protected]

State Planning Agency

Kathleen Howard
Executive Director
Board of State and Community Corrections
2590 Venture Oaks Way
Sacramento, CA 95833
916-341-6012 (telephone)
[email protected]

State Advisory Group (SAG)

Rachel R. Rios
Chair
2590 Venture Oaks Way, Suite 200
Sacramento CA 95833
916-452-3601 (telephone)
[email protected]

Compliance Monitor

Eloisa R. Tuitama
Field Representative, Facilities Standards & Operations
Board of State and Community Corrections
2590 Venture Oaks Way, Suite 200
Sacramento, CA 95833
http://www.bscc.ca.gov
916-341-7328 (telephone)
916-327-3317 (FAX)
[email protected]

RED Coordinator

Timothy J. Polasik
Field Representative
Board of State and Community Corrections
2590 Venture Oaks Way
Sacramento, CA 95833
916-621-2853 (telephone)
916-350-0879 (cell)
[email protected]

Office for Victims of Crime (OVC)

OVC Victim Assistance for California

California Governor's Office of Emergency Services
916-328-7627 (telephone)
https://www.caloes.ca.gov/Cal-OES-Divisions/Grants-Management

OVC Victim Compensation for California

California Victim Compensation Board
800-777-9229 (telephone)
https://victims.ca.gov/

Date Created: December 30, 2019