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  • Thursday, December 14, 2017
    58% of victims of violent crime do not report the offenses to police
    Fewer than Half of Victims Report Violent Crimes
    2016 data from Office of Justice Programs National Crime Victimization Survey find that some 58% of victims of violent crime do not report the offenses to police. The reluctance to report can have troubling impacts.

  • Thursday, November 30, 2017
    Youth Programs at a glance pie chart
    Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Model Programs Guide Now Has 300 Youth Programs
    The Model Programs Guide is a central, credible resource that helps practitioners and policymakers understand what works in juvenile justice programs and practices.

  • Wednesday, November 8, 2017
    Fentanyl
    'Backing the Blue' in the Opioid Epidemic
    The Office of Justice Programs wants to keep first responders safe amid the risks of contact with Fentanyl. We've helped develop medically sound recommendations to do just that.

  • Wednesday, November 8, 2017
    Alan R. Hanson, Acting Assistant Attorney General
    Promoting Justice for All
    The Office of Justice Programs supports Right to Counsel through state and local training/technical assistance grants. OJP, primarily through our Bureau of Justice Assistance, is playing an important role in ensuring that the Sixth Amendment is honored both in spirit and in practice.

  • Wednesday, October 18, 2017
    Eileen M. Garry
    Keeping Our Children Safe Online
    National Cyber Security Awareness Month presents an opportunity to educate children on how to act responsibly and protect themselves while online. Through online resources, research, grant funding and additional training programs, OJJDP supports law enforcement and parents as they seek to keep children safe online.