DOJ Press Release letterhead

  • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
  • Tuesday, January 11, 2011
  • WWW.OJP.GOV
  • Contact: Office of Justice Programs
  • Telephone: Angie LaTour
  • (202) 307-0703

******PUBLICATION ADVISORY******

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE ANNOUNCES ANTI-HUMAN TRAFFICKING
TASK FORCE STRATEGY AND OPERATIONS E-GUIDE

The Department of Justice's Office of Justice Programs today announced the release of an Anti-Human Trafficking Task Force Strategy and Operations e-Guide. The e-guide provides resources and guidance to support effective Anti-Human Trafficking Task Force operations, including task force formulation and structuring, and strategies and lessons learned from the anti-trafficking field. It also provides a centralized link to trainings and other tools and resources.

The e-guide is released in recognition of National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, proclaimed by President Barack Obama, and will continually be updated with resources that will ultimately be used to combat all forms of human trafficking.

TITLE: Anti-Human Trafficking Task Force Strategy and Operations e-Guide
PUBLISHER: The Office of Justice Programs' Bureau of Justice Assistance and the Office for Victims of Crime
WHERE: https://www.ovcttac.gov/taskforceguide/

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The Office of Justice Programs (OJP), headed by Assistant Attorney General Laurie O. Robinson, provides federal leadership in developing the nation's capacity to prevent and control crime, administer justice, and assist victims. OJP has seven bureaus and offices: the Bureau of Justice Assistance; the Bureau of Justice Statistics; the National Institute of Justice; the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention; the Office for Victims of Crime; the Community Capacity Development Office, and the Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering, and Tracking (SMART). More information about OJP and its components can be found at http://www.ojp.gov.