At OJP, all of the grant-making components are in some way involved in weakening the link between substance abuse and crime. They are involved in many collaborative efforts to address this problem, as it affects areas ranging from housing and work life to families and health. Examples of these collaborations can be found in the OJP programs listed below.
See the Current Funding Opportunities page to learn about opportunities available from the OJP program offices related to this and other topics. Also see Grants.gov for opportunities from other federal agencies.
- Adult Drug Court Grant Program
- Comprehensive Opioid, Stimulant, and Substance Abuse Program (COSSAP)
- Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program (JMHCP)
- Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program
- Residential Substance Abuse Treatment for State Prisoners (RSAT) Program
Statistics on alcohol use by juveniles in the United States are available on the following sites:
Operated by the National Institute of Justice, the CrimeSolutions website uses rigorous research to inform practitioners and policy makers about what works in criminal justice, juvenile justice, and crime victim services. Visit the Drugs & Substance Abuse section of the site to view research on program effectiveness reviewed and rated by CrimeSolutions Researchers and Reviewers.
Also visit the Drugs & Substance Abuse of our site for additional publications and resources.