Resources

Access relevant information and resources related to OJP initiatives and programs.

AMBER Alert

AMBER Alert

The AMBER Alert™ Program is a voluntary partnership between law enforcement agencies, broadcasters, transportation agencies, and the wireless industry, to activate an urgent bulletin in the most serious child abduction cases. The goal of an AMBER Alert is to instantly galvanize the entire community to assist in the search for and the safe recovery of the child.

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American Indian & Alaska Native Affairs

American Indian & Alaska Native Affairs

This page highlights OJP efforts and assistance related to Tribal justice matters.

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OJP Blogs

Blogs

Learn more about OJP activities and programs by visiting the OJP blogs tab in the News Center.

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CrimeSolutions.gov

CrimeSolutions.gov

The CrimeSolutions.gov website provides results of rigorous research to inform practitioners and policy makers about what works in criminal justice, juvenile justice, and crime victim services.

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Developer Resources

Developer Resources

To improve access to data and to encourage innovation, OJP has begun to provide Application Programming Interface (API) access to some of OJP’s most sought after data sets.

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Diagnostic Center

Diagnostic Center

The Diagnostic Center is an OJP technical assistance resource that emphasizes data-driven diagnosis of public safety and criminal justice issues and customized strategies based on evidence-based solutions. The Diagnostic Center brings together resources and expertise from across OJP and DOJ to meet the needs of state, local, and tribal governments. You may contact the Diagnostic Center at contact@OJPDiagnosticCenter.org.

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DOJ Program Plan

DOJ Program Plan

This year's Progam Plan reflects DOJ's sustained commitment to promoting evidence-based approaches to addressing crime and delinquency, improving justice system operations, and serving crime victims.

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Grants 101

Grants 101

OJP’s Grants 101 provides an overview of the types of funding offered by OJP, as well as a step-by-step description of the grant process and how it works.

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Justice Reinvestment Initiative

Justice Reinvestment Initiative

Justice reinvestment is a data-driven approach to improve public safety, reduce corrections and related criminal justice spending, and reinvest savings in strategies that can decrease crime and strengthen neighborhoods.

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Justice Technology Information Center (JTIC)

Justice Technology Information Center (JTIC)

A component of the OJP-funded National Law Enforcement and Corrections Technology Center System, JTIC provides a portal for professionals to gather information on innovations in the sustainable technology that is transforming the justice system.

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National Criminal Justice Reference Service

National Criminal Justice Reference Service

OJP’s National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) offers justice and drug-related information to support research, policy, and program development worldwide.

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National Missing and Unidentified Persons System (NamUs)

National Missing and Unidentified Persons System (NamUs)

NamUs is a national centralized repository and resource center for missing persons and unidentified decedent records. This free online system can be searched by medical examiners, coroners, law enforcement officials and the general public from all over the country in hopes of resolving these cases.

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National Public Safety Partnership

The National Public Safety Partnership (PSP) was established in June 2017 under the direction of Attorney General Jeff Sessions in response to President Trump’s Executive Order on a Task Force on Crime Reduction and Public Safety, which emphasizes the role of the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) in combating violent.

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Reentry Council

National Reentry Resource Center

Funded and administered by the U.S. Department of Justice's Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), the National Reentry Resource Center (NRRC) is the nation's primary source of information and guidance in reentry.

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National Sex Offender Public Website (NSOPW)

National Sex Offender Public Website (NSOPW)

NSOPW is a public safety resource that provides the public with access to sex offender data nationwide.

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Stratetic Plan

OJP Strategic Plan FY 2016 - 2018

Safe, Just, and Engaged Communities. Building Solutions, Supporting Communities, and Advancing Justice.

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Science Advisory Board

Science Advisory Board

The Science Advisory Board was created to serve as a means to bridge the divide between research and practice in criminal justice fields.

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Training and Technical Assistance

Training and Technical Assistance

OJP supports a broad range of training and technical assistance projects, such as information sharing, conferences and workshops, strategic planning, and staff development.

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