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Initiative Archives

09/27/16  FBI and Bureau of Justice Statistics award $24.2 million to law enforcement agencies to support national crime-reporting infrastructure

09/26/16  Office of Justice Programs awards over $38 million to expand sexual assault kit testing

09/26/16  Justice Department expands Violence Reduction Network to Jackson, Mississippi and Nashville, Tennessee

09/26/16  Office of Justice Programs awards more than $5.6 million to enable information, technology sharing to reduce crime

09/26/16  Office of Justice Programs awards more than $34 million to build sustainable, science-based crime reduction strategies

09/26/16  Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch and Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell announce settlements of Tribal Trust Accounting and Management Lawsuits

09/26/16  Attorney General Lynch announces more than $107 million to improve public safety, victim services for American Indians and Alaska Natives

09/26/16  Justice Department awards over $6.3 million to study effects of incarceration

09/26/16  Department of Justice awards over $20 million to Law Enforcement Body-Worn Camera Programs

09/23/16  Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch to deliver remarks at Violence Reduction Network Fall Summit opening ceremony

09/20/16  US Departments of Labor and Justice award $59.4 million in grants to improve reentry outcomes for current, formerly incarcerated individuals

09/20/16  Justice Department announces over $4 million in grants to rehabilitate and reduce recidivism among military veterans

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SPEECHES

09/26/2016  Remarks of Deputy Attorney General Sally Q. Yates at the White House Tribal Nations Conference

09/26/2016  Remarks of Karol V. Mason at the Violence Reduction Network Summit

09/07/2016  Remarks of Karol V. Mason at the SMART Suite Summit

08/24/2016  Remarks of Beth McGarry at the National Institute of Justice Research for the Real World Seminar

08/09/2016  Remarks of Karol V. Mason at the 2016 VOCA National Training Conference

07/26/2016  Remarks of Karol V. Mason at the 2016 National Symposium on Sex Offender Management and Accountability

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

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OJP BLOG
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
10th Anniversary of the Adam Walsh Act
SMART Office Recognizes the 10th Anniversary of the Adam Walsh Act
It’s been a decade since the passage of the Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act of 2006. Professionals from around the country met at the 2016 National Symposium on Sex Offender Management and Accountability to exchange ideas, learn about new tools and projects, and network with others in the field. The Sex Offender Management Assessment and Planning Initiative (SOMAPI) was highlighted in detail. This event was a fitting way to cap the 10th anniversary of the Adam Walsh Act.

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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