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Community Based Violence Intervention and Prevention Initiative (CVIPI)

February 13, 2023

Seven Trailblazers Addressing Community Violence Intervention Across the U.S.

The Office of Justice Programs is working together with changemakers engaged in their communities to make a difference.


OJJDP Blog by Liz Ryan

February 13, 2023

Celebrating Youth Achievements and Promise During Black History Month

Every February, Black History Month invites us to highlight those contributions, to remember and celebrate their role in U.S. history.


Memorial Buffalo NY

January 30, 2023

OJP Helps Communities Fight Hate

The Bureau of Justice Statistics has reported that Americans, on average, suffered approximately 247,000 hate crime victimizations annually between 2005 and 2019.


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