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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.
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Data Available on Reports of Sexual Victimization in Juvenile Correctional Facilities
From 2011 to 2012, juvenile correctional administrators reported a significant increase in allegations of sexual victimization in state facilities and in local and private facilities. Learn more:
- Forming an Action-Research Team to Address Sexual Assault Cases
- Sex Offender Registration and Notification in the United States: Current Case Law and Issues
- Collateral Consequences of a Criminal Conviction: Impact on Corrections and Reentry
- Sex Offender Registration and Notification in the United States: Current Case Law and Issues (SMART)
- Notifying Sexual Assault Victims After Testing Evidence
- Campus Climate Survey Validation Study Final Technical Report
Learn More About the Sexual Assault Kit Partnership
Through recently released videos, you can learn more about the NIJ and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Laboratory partnership to help address unsubmitted/untested sexual assault kits. Watch the videos and learn more about the initiative.
- 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.
- 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
- New issue of TECHBeat highlights field-based forensics software updates, unmanned aircraft systems programs, and more