The July-August newsletter highlights OJJDP’s youth violence prevention efforts and how the Office is responding to the needs of LGBTQI-GNC youth.
OVC's new e-publication provides guidelines and recommendations to help victim service providers and program administrators improve the quality and consistency of their response to crime victims.
See our Justice Events page for access to information about upcoming webinars, conferences, and trainings on a variety of topics.
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Web Forum: Serving Victims of Mass Violence
On September 27, 2016, at 2 p.m. (eastern time), Krista Flannigan and Karen Thomas will host an OVC Web Forum discussion on serving victims of mass violence, offering information on how to prepare for and respond to mass violence incidents.
September is National Preparedness Month
Every year, communities experience a range of incidents that challenge security and resilience, and confirm the need to continuously enhance preparedness. During National Preparedness Month, see the Safety and Preparedness Special Feature for information and resources.
Access Campus Safety Resources
During National Campus Safety Awareness Month (September), see the Campus Safety Special Feature for information and resources about crime on campus and what is being done to prevent such crime.
Crime Forecasting Challenge Announced
The Real-Time Crime Forecasting Challenge seeks to harness advances in data science to address the challenges of crime and justice. It encourages data scientists across all scientific disciplines to foster innovation in forecasting methods.
- Blog: SMART Office Recognizes the 10th Anniversary of the Adam Walsh Act
- OJJDP News @ a Glance highlights OJJDP’s youth violence prevention efforts, how the Office is responding to the needs of LGBTQI-GNC youth, and more
- Blog: Reconsidering Juvenile Life Sentences
- Learn about reach of the Helping Victims of Mass Violence & Terrorism training series and view the recording
- Data Snapshot on youth residential facilities available