DOJ Press Release letterhead

  • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
  • Wednesday, May 26, 2010
  • WWW.OJP.GOV
  • Office of Justice Programs
  • Contact: Sheila Jerusalem
  • or Kara McCarthy
  • (202) 307-0703

*MEDIA ADVISORY*

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE HOSTS ANNUAL RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE

WASHINGTON - The Department of Justice's National Institute of Justice (NIJ) will host its annual conference on June 14 -16, 2010. Experts will discuss crime research on forensic technology, indigent defense, domestic violence, human trafficking; the DNA backlog; and many other topics.

A listing of speakers and panels for the entire conference is available at http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/nij/events/nij_conference/. The event is free and open to the public. Researchers, practitioners, policymakers, students, and media interested in criminal justice are encouraged to attend.

WHAT:

  2010 National Institute of Justice Annual Conference

WHEN:

  MONDAY, JUNE 14 THROUGH WEDNESDAY, JUNE 16, 2010 8:30 A.M.   EDT

WHERE:

  Marriott Crystal Gateway
  1700 Jefferson Davis Highway
  Arlington, Va. 22202

FREE ONLINE REGISTRATION: http://guest.cvent.com/EVENTS/Info/Summary.aspx?e=61173be4-8ab2-4f21-9db9-6b5a5acefc91

Media information is available at the press table.

Press inquiries regarding logistics should be directed to Sheila Jerusalem or Kara McCarthy at 202-307-0703.

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