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State Administering Agencies

Mariana Islands SAA

Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA)

Agency Head

Ralph Torres
Governor
Office of the Governor
Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI)
Honorable Juan A. Sablan Building
Caller Box 10007, Capitol Hill 
Saipan, Mariana Islands 96950
670-237-2233 (telephone)
Ralph.Torres@gov.mp
 

Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Contact Person

Kaecia Reyes
JAG Program Coordinator
Criminal Justice Planning Agency
Office of the Governor
Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI)
501133, Chalan Kanoa
Saipan, Mariana Islands 96950
(670) 664-4558 (telephone)
670-789-8501 (cell phone)
kreyes.cjpa@gmail.com

Residential Substance Abuse Treatment (RSAT) Contact Person

John Cruz
Criminal Justice Planner
Criminal Justice Planning Agency
Office of the Governor
Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI)
501133, Chalan Kanoa
Saipan, Mariana Islands 96950
670-664-4550/4556 (telephone)
670-661-4560 (FAX)
John.Cruz@cjpa.gov.mp

Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grant Program

Jerome Ierome
Executive Director
Office of the Governor
Criminal Justice Planning Agency
501133 Chalan Kanoa
Saipan, Mariana Islands 96950
670-664-4550/7 (telephone)
670-664-4560 (FAX)
Jerome.Ierome@cjpa.gov.mp

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)

OJJDP State Program Manager

Ricco Hall
State Program Manager
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
202-305-5448 (telephone)
Ricco.Hall@usdoj.gov

Juvenile Justice Specialist

Joylynn A. Atalig
Program Coordinator
P.O. Box 501133
Saipan, MP 96950
670-664-4554
jatalig.cipa@gmail.com

State Planning Agency Director

Zerlyn A. Taimanao
Executive Director
Criminal Justice Planning Agency
P.O. Box 501133
Saipan, Mariana Islands 96950
670-664-4556 (telephone)
Fax: 670-664-4560

State Advisory Group (SAG) Chair

Ignacio P. Aquiningoc
Caller Box 10007
Saipan, Mariana Islands 96950
670-785-8313
aquiningoc@pticom.com

Compliance Monitor

Joylynn A. Atalig
Program Coordinator
P.O. Box 501133
Saipan, MP 96950
670-664-4554
jatalig.cipa@gmail.com

RED Coordinator

Joylynn A. Atalig
Program Coordinator
P.O. Box 501133
Saipan, MP 96950
670-664-4554
jatalig.cipa@gmail.com

Office for Victims of Crime (OVC)

OVC State Planning Agency

Jerome Ierome
Executive Director
Criminal Justice Planning Agency
Office of the Governor
Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI)
501133, Chalan Kanoa
Saipan, Mariana Islands 96950
670-664-4550 (telephone)
670-661-4560 (FAX)
Jerome.Ierome@cjpa.gov.mp

VOCA Contact Person

Shirlynn Perez
Criminal Justice Planner
Criminal Justice Planning Agency
Office of the Governor
Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI)
501133, Chalan Kanoa
670–664–4556 (telephone)
Shirlynn.Perez@cjpa.gov.mp

Date Created: January 2, 2020