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Sexual Assault Kit Initiative: Addressing the Backlog of Unsubmitted Kits

April 2019

BJA's Sexual Assault Kit Initiative (SAKI): Addressing the Backlog of Unsubmitted Kits  SAKI was designed specifically to address the backlog of unsubmitted kits. The focus is to account for every kit in every jurisdiction, make sure it gets tested & investigated, and let the victims know something is happening with their kit.  Video run time: 47 seconds.

OJJDP March/April 2019 News @ A Glance Video Message

April 2019

Caren Harp, OJJDP Administrator, March/April 2019 Video Message: Renewing our commitment to preventing the physical, emotional and sexual abuse of children. OJJDP partners with the Children's Bureau (CB), supports the National Children's Alliance SHINE campaign, offers webinars through its National Mentoring Resource Center, works with local child advocacy centers, Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) programs, and more to help free the nation's children from violence and neglect.  Video run time: 3:41 min.

Part 1 - NIBRS: Enabling Operational Advantages

September 2018

The future of the FBI's Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program is here with the National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS). NIBRS is a more robust database that takes UCR data to the next level by capturing wide-ranging details on crime incidents and separate offenses within the same incident, including information on victims, known offenders, relationships between victims and offenders, arrestees, and property involved in the crimes. Video run time: 5:08 min.