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News Releases 2020

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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