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Access relevant information and resources related to OJP initiatives and programs.


The AMBER Alert™ Program is a voluntary partnership between law enforcement agencies, broadcasters, transportation agencies, and the wireless industry, to activate an urgent bulletin in the most serious child abduction cases. The goal of an AMBER Alert is to instantly galvanize the entire community to assist in the search for and the safe recovery of the child.

American Indian & Alaska Native Affairs

This page highlights OJP efforts and assistance related to Tribal justice matters.

Blog Posts

Learn more about OJP activities and programs by reading OJP blog posts in the News Center.


The CrimeSolutions.gov website provides results of rigorous research to inform practitioners and policy makers about what works in criminal justice, juvenile justice, and crime victim services.

Developer Resources

To improve access to data and to encourage innovation, OJP has begun to provide Application Programming Interface (API) access to some of OJP’s most sought after data sets.

DOJ Program Plan

The DOJ Program Plan provides summary details of the funding opportunities each DOJ grant-making component is expecting to release or has released in the current fiscal year.

Grants 101

OJP’s Grants 101 provides an overview of the types of funding offered by OJP, as well as a step-by-step description of the grant process and how it works.

Justice Technology Information Center (JTIC)

A component of the OJP-funded National Law Enforcement and Corrections Technology Center System, JTIC provides a portal for professionals to gather information on innovations in the sustainable technology that is transforming the justice system.

Law Enforcement Resources

OJP, along with DOJ partners, are committed to supporting and protecting America's law enforcement. Featured resources include officer safety & wellness, DOJ resources, VALOR, tribal law enforcement, and helping law enforcement combat opioids.

National Criminal Justice Reference Service

OJP's National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) offers justice and drug-related information to support research, policy, and program development worldwide.

National Missing and Unidentified Persons System (NamUs)

NamUs is a national centralized repository and resource center for missing persons and unidentified decedent records. This free online system can be searched by medical examiners, coroners, law enforcement officials and the general public from all over the country in hopes of resolving these cases.

National Public Safety Partnership

The National Public Safety Partnership (PSP) was established in June 2017 under the direction of former Attorney General Jeff Sessions in response to President Trump's Executive Order on a Task Force on Crime Reduction and Public Safety, which emphasizes the role of the U.S. Department of Justice in combating violent crime.

National Reentry Resource Center

Funded and administered by the U.S. Department of Justice's Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), the National Reentry Resource Center (NRRC) is the nation's primary source of information and guidance in reentry.

National Sex Offender Public Website (NSOPW)

NSOPW is a public safety resource that provides the public with access to sex offender data nationwide.

OJP/HHS MDI-WG Resource Page

The OJP HHS Federal Interagency Medicolegal Death Investigation Working Group (MDI-WG) is coordinating national programs and strategies to support medical examiners, coroners and medicolegal death investigators.

OJP Strategic Plan FY 2016 - 2018

Safe, Just, and Engaged Communities. Building Solutions, Supporting Communities, and Advancing Justice.

Training and Technical Assistance

OJP supports a broad range of training and technical assistance projects, such as information sharing, conferences and workshops, strategic planning, and staff development.