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National Crime Victims’ Rights Week (NCVRW)
April 10-16, 2016
During NCVRW, communities hold events to honor crime victims and promote awareness of victims' rights. Visit the NCVRW site to learn more and to get involved.
OJP Funding Now Available
OJP bureaus and offices have begun releasing solicitations for FY 2016 funding programs.
See the current opportunities
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Outreach and Response to Teen Victims of Dating Violence
On February 10, 2016, at 2 p.m. (eastern time), OVC will present a Web Forum discussion with Michelle Harkey and Keisha Varnell. This discussion will focus on outreach and response to teen victims of dating violence.
- Applications for the Youth in Custody Certificate Program are now being accepted (OJJDP)
- President Obama bans solitary confinement for juveniles in federal prisons
- Save the Date: The National Symposium on Sex Offender Management and Accountability will be held July 26-27, 2016, in Kansas City, MO
- BJS welcomes Jeri Mulrow as Principal Deputy Director (BJS)
Deadline Approaching to Nominate an Officer for the Congressional Badge of Bravery
Every day, federal, state, local, and tribal law enforcement officers engage in exceptional acts of bravery while in the line of duty. To honor an officer, submit a CBOB nomination by February 15, 2016.
- Youth with Sexual Behavior Problems Program
Deadline: April 4, 2016
- Support for Adam Walsh Act Implementation Grant
Deadline: April 7, 2016
- Developing Improved Means to Collect Digital Evidence
Deadline: April 14, 2016
See the OJP Current Funding Opportunities page for more.
- New data added to the Prisoner Recidivism Analysis Tool (PRAT) showing recidivism of persons released from state prison in 2005
- Blog: Celebrating National Mentoring Month and Applauding Our Mentors Around the Country
- See the recently released videos, guides, and additional materials created as part of the Faces of Human Trafficking series