For Media


Most Recent Testimony | 2017


  • Wednesday, November 8, 2017
    '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.

  • Thursday, October 5, 2017
    Examination Report image
    National Sexual Assault Kit Initiative Helps Solve Crimes
    OJP funding helps jurisdictions unravel the complicated causes of unsubmitted sexual assault kits.

  • Thursday, October 5, 2017
    Human Trafficking image
    Fighting the Battle Against Human Trafficking
    OJP and the Department of Justice, working with our state, local and tribal partners, are committed to ending this brutal practice.