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Initiative Archives

07/21/16  Department of Justice to release report on State and Local Law Enforcement Training Academies, 2013

07/07/16  Adolescents acting alone committed more nonfatal violent victimizations than those acting with others between 2004 and 2013

06/30/16  More than 1,300 suspected child sexual predators arrested during Operation Broken Heart

06/30/16  BJS releases Background Checks for Firearm Transfers, 2013–14 Statistical Tables

06/28/16  BJS releases two reports: PREA Data Collection Activities, 2016, and Facility-Level and Individual-Level Correlates of Sexual Victimization in Juvenile Facilities, 2012

06/24/16  Cities join Justice Department for National Summit on Preventing Youth Violence

06/21/16  43 percent of offenders placed on federal community supervison in 2005 were arrested within five years.

06/16/16  Number of child kidnappings by strangers unchanged over past decade and a half; fewer end in homicide

06/16/16  Coordinating Council to discuss state and local youth violence prevention efforts at quarterly meeting

06/16/16  The number of full-time employees in Sheriffs’ Offices increased nearly 60 percent from 1993 to 2013

06/15/16  National Institute of Justice releases special report on testing evidence in sexual assaults

06/14/16  Justice Department and CNCS announce Elder Justice Americorps; $2 million partnership will expand legal resources for older crime victims

06/08/16  Office for Victims of Crime awards $3.6M to support victims of Charleston church shooting

05/25/16  Attorney General recognizes California bus driver at Missing Children's Day Award Ceremony

05/25/16  Attorney General recognizes three Texas Department of Family and Protective Services Investigators at Missing Children's Day Award Ceremony

05/25/16  Attorney General recognizes Texas investigator with Law Enforcement Award at Missing Children's Day Award Ceremony

05/25/16  Attorney General awards special commendation to Arizona Crimes Against Children Task Force at Missing Children's Day Ceremony

05/25/16  Attorney General Lynch recognizes law enforcement and private citizen at Justice Department's Annual Missing Children's Day ceremony

05/24/16  Number of juveniles in residential placement continues to decline in 2013

05/23/16  Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch to recognize law enforcement and private citizen at National Missing Children's Day ceremony

05/19/16  Prisoners age 55 or older made up 10 percent of the state prison population in 2013, up from 3 percent in 1993

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SPEECHES

06/27/2016  Remarks of Karol V. Mason at the National Summit on Preventing Youth Violence Opening

04/19/2016  Remarks of Karol V. Mason at the National Law Enforcement Training on Child Exploitation

04/12/2016  Remarks of Karol V. Mason at the National Crime Victim Service Awards Ceremony

04/07/2016  Remarks of Karol V. Mason at the Department of Health and Human Services Health Equity Forum

04/04/2016  Remarks of Sam Hirsch at the National Indian Child Welfare Association Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect

03/24/2016  Remarks of Karol V. Mason at the Bennett College Charter Day Event

03/24/2016  Remarks of Karol V. Mason at the Middle College of North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University

02/12/2016  Remarks of Karol V. Mason at the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives President's Reception

01/29/2016  Remarks of Karol V. Mason at the National Mentoring Summit

01/20/2016  Remarks of Karol V. Mason at the U. S. Conference of Mayors Winter Meeting Criminal and Social Justice Committee Meeting

11/20/2015  Remarks of Karol V. Mason at the American Society of Criminology Reentry Panel

11/20/2015  Remarks of Karol V. Mason at the American Society of Criminology - NIJ Highlights

11/18/2015  Remarks of Karol V. Mason at the Office of Justice Programs Youth Violence Prevention Fall Convening

11/10/2015  Remarks of Karol V. Mason at the Right to Counsel National Consortium Inaugural Meeting

11/02/2015  Remarks of Karol V. Mason at the American Public Health Association Annual Conference

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OJP BLOG
Thursday June 30, 2016
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Supporting LGBTQI-GNC Youth within the Juvenile Justice System
As Pride Month comes to a close, here at the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) we applaud those who have worked so passionately to advance the rights of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning/Queer, Intersexual, or Gender Non-Conforming (LGBTQI-GNC) community. We look forward to working with our federal, state, and local partners to support initiatives to ensure the safety of these and all youth in the juvenile justice system.

Friday, April 29, 2016
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National Reentry Week—Bridging Opportunity Gaps for Formerly Incarcerated Individuals
Throughout National Reentry Week, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), and our federal partners are highlighting efforts and alliances underway that engage sectors other than criminal justice to support the successful reentry of people who have had contact with the criminal justice system.

Thursday, April 28, 2016
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Promoting Healing and Well-Being for Victims of Child Sexual Abuse
Today, we are excited to share that the Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) released the National Protocol for Sexual Abuse Medical Forensic Examinations, Pediatric (Pediatric SAFE Protocol). This much awaited protocol not only provides specific guidance on forensic medical examinations, it clearly identifies the need for a coordinated community response to child sexual abuse...

Thursday, April 14, 2016
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Studies Investigate Prevalence of Campus Sexual Assault
Colleges and universities across the U.S. are taking action to address campus sexual assault. Research on the prevalence of and response to sexual assault on campuses provides critical information campuses need to develop effective prevention and intervention programs and to determine where they can best place funding and resources to effectively respond to sexual assault and promote the safety of their students.

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