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News Releases 2020

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09/25/2020

September 25th is the National Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims. We remember the many cherished lives lost to violent crime every year. Read Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Sullivan’s statement.


09/21/2020

Fact Sheet: Justice Department Awards Nearly $101 Million to Combat Human Trafficking


09/17/2020

Office for Victims of Crime Awards Nearly $3 Million to Support Victims of 2019 Colorado School Shooting


08/31/2020

Readout of Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Katharine T. Sullivan and Office for Victims of Crime Director Jessica E. Hart's Appearance at the Victims of Crime Act Annual Training Conference August 31-September 1, 2020


08/28/2020

Readout of Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Katharine T. Sullivan and Office for Victims of Crime Director Jessica E. Hart’s Appearance at the Enhanced Collaborative Model Fiscal Year 2019 Virtual Grantee Meeting August 25-27, 2020


08/27/2020

BJS Releases Correctional Populations in the United States, 2017-2018


08/24/2020

Justice Department Research Finds Alaska Village Public Safety Officers Making Impact in Sexual Assault Cases Involving Minors


08/14/2020

National Institute of Justice Summarizes Domestic Radicalization and Terrorism Research


08/04/2020

Infographic: Human Trafficking - Bridging the Data Gaps


08/04/2020

National Institute of Justice Research Shows Current Data Underestimates Human Trafficking Crimes


08/04/2020

Justice Department Awards Over $35 Million to Provide Housing to Victims of Human Trafficking


08/04/2020

BJS Releases Probation and Parole in the United States, 2017-2018


07/30/2020

BJS Releases Tribal Crime Data-Collection Activities, 2020


07/27/2020

Federal Advisory Committee on Juvenile Justice to Hold Webinar Meeting


07/15/2020

BJS Releases Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2019


07/14/2020

OJJDP Releases 2019 Annual Report to Congress


07/13/2020

BJS Releases Reports on Police-Protection Expenditures and Crime Levels in the U.S.


07/01/2020

Office of Justice Programs Awards More Than $35 Million to Support Regional Information Sharing Systems


06/30/2020

Number of Juvenile Offenders in Residential Placement Dropped 59 Percent Between 1997 and 2017


06/29/2020

National Institute of Justice Research Provides Guidance on School Tip Lines


06/18/2020

New OJJDP/NIJ Report Shows Juvenile Arrests Generally Declining


06/15/2020

National Institute of Justice Helps Solve Serial Killer Cold Cases


06/15/2020

Office for Victims of Crime Awards Nearly $2 Million to Respond to Elder Fraud


06/15/2020

National Institute of Justice Panel Raises Visibility of the Dark Web and Identifies the Need for Tools to Police It


06/11/2020

Office of Justice Programs Awards Nearly $1.9 Million to Tribes to Address COVID-19 Pandemic


06/11/2020

BJS Releases PREA Data-Collection Activities, 2020


06/10/2020

Office for Victims of Crime Awards Nearly $10 Million to Support Victims of 2018 Parkland, Florida School Shooting


06/08/2020

National Institute of Justice Examines Randomized Controlled Trials in Corrections


05/28/2020

Office of Justice Programs Awards Over $53 Million to Michigan, New York and Wisconsin to Address COVID-19 Pandemic


05/21/2020

Office of Justice Programs Awards Over $83 Million to Five States, District of Columbia to Address COVID-19 Pandemic


05/21/2020

Office of Justice Programs Awards Nearly $500,000 to Navajo Nation to Address COVID-19 Pandemic


05/20/2020

Justice Department Observes National Missing Children's Day


05/20/2020

Oregon Student Wins Justice Department's National Missing Children's Day Poster Contest


05/20/2020

Justice Department Recognizes Florida Detectives with Missing Children's Child Protection Award


05/20/2020

Justice Department Honors Louisiana Marshal with Missing Children's Law Enforcement Award


05/20/2020

Justice Department Honors Florida Bus Driver for Return of Missing Child


05/20/2020

Justice Department Honors Wisconsin Task Force Director and Special Agent for Capture of Child Molester


05/14/2020

Office of Justice Programs Awards $25 Million to Two States to Address COVID-19 Pandemic


05/11/2020

National Institute of Justice Publishes Manuals to Improve Law Enforcement and Investigations


05/07/2020

Office of Justice Programs Awards Nearly $65 Million to 11 States to Address COVID-19 Pandemic


05/07/2020

Office for Victims of Crime Awards Funds to Support Victims of Mass Shooting at Tree of Life Synagogue


04/30/20

Office of Justice Programs Awards Over $74 Million to Nine States to Address COVID-19 Pandemic


04/30/20

U.S. Imprisonment Rate at Its Lowest Since 1996


04/30/20

Office for Victims of Crime Awards Funds to Support Victims of Mass Shooting at Marshall County High School


04/29/2020

Office of Justice Programs Observes Second Chance Month


04/27/2020

Office of Justice Programs Commemorates Child Abuse Prevention Month


04/23/2020

Office of Justice Programs Awards $69 Million to Four States, One Territory to Address COVID-19 Pandemic


04/20/2020

Department of Justice Commemorates National Crime Victims’ Rights Week


04/20/2020

Office of Justice Programs Awards $77 Million to Seven States, One Territory to Address COVID-19 Pandemic


04/14/2020

Office of Justice Programs Awards Nearly $49 Million to Six States, One Territory To Address COVID-19 Pandemic


04/07/2020

Office of Justice Programs Awards Nearly $3.5 Million to New Hampshire to Address COVID-19 Pandemic


04/07/2020

Office of Justice Programs Awards Nearly $42 Million to Texas to Address COVID-19 Pandemic


04/07/2020

Office of Justice Programs Announces More Than $76 Million Available to Support School Safety


04/06/2020

Office of Justice Programs Announces Nearly $70 Million in Grants Available to Support Prisoners’ Successful Reentry into Their Communities


04/06/2020

National Institute of Justice Examines Research About Mass Shootings


04/03/2020

Office of Justice Programs Announces More Than $55 Million Available to Fight Human Trafficking and Help Trafficking Victims


04/02/2020

Office of Justice Programs Announces More Than $344 Million Available to Fight Addiction Crisis


04/01/2020

Jessica Hart and Kendel Ehrlich Tapped to Lead Office for Victims of Crime and SMART Office


03/31/2020

Jail Incarceration Rate Decreased by 12% from 2008 to 2018


03/09/2020

BJS Releases Data Collected Under The First Step Act, 2019


03/03/2020

Federal Advisory Committee on Juvenile Justice to Hold Meeting


02/28/2020

Juvenile Justice Coordinating Council to Discuss the Impact of Juvenile Reentry Programs


02/12/2020

BJS Releases Reports on Mortality in Prisons and Jails


02/05/2020

Federal Advsory Committee on Juvenile Justice to Hold Webinar Meeting


02/04/2020

Readout of Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Katharine T. Sullivan's Engagement at Minnesota Rural-Tribal Outreach Session and Elder Justice Summit


01/30/2020

Community-Based Response to Opioid Epidemic in Rural America Launches with $14.8 Million for 21 Sites


01/29/2020

Statement from Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Katharine T. Sullivan on meeting with Presidential Advisory Council Human Trafficking Panel


01/16/2020

Justice Department Awards $145 Million to Advance Forensic Science


01/10/2020

NIJ Journal Recognizes Golden Anniversary of Agency's Accomplishments

Date Created: December 20, 2019