U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
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At yearend 2014, approximately 1 in every 36 adults in the United States was under some form of correctional supervision, the lowest rate since 1996. The community supervision population (down 1.0%) continued to decline during 2014, accounting for all of the decrease in the correctional population. (Source: Bureau of Justice Statistics, Correctional Populations in the United States, 2014, December 2015).

Funding Opportunities

Visit the following sites to learn about corrections-related funding opportunities from OJP bureaus and other federal sources:

See the OJP Open Solicitations page to learn more about opportunities and to access archived solicitations.


Also see the Corrections & Reentry page on OJP’s CrimeSolutions.gov for ratings of related programs.

Publications and Resources

Access related publications and resources from OJP and its bureaus by visiting:

For additional resources, visit the National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) site:

Training and Technical Assistance

Visit the following sites to learn about training and technical assistance services from and supported by OJP bureaus/offices and other federal agencies:

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