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NCJ Number: NCJ 167576     Find in a Library
Title: NIJ Awards in Fiscal Year 1997
Series: NIJ Research in Brief
Corporate Author: National Institute of Justice
US Department of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Date Published: 06/1998
Page Count: 28
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Document: Text 
Type: Program/Project Description
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This listing identifies grants, interagency and cooperative agreements, contracts, and fellowships awarded by the National Institute of Justice during fiscal year 1997.
Abstract: The awards reflect research, evaluation, training, dissemination, and technical support projects, including those supported by the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Agency Act of 1994 and those conducted in partnership with other Federal agencies. The awards are listed alphabetically by project title within the following major topic areas and subcategories: (1) criminal behavior--drug use forecasting, drugs and crime, residential substance abuse treatment, and violence; (2) crime control and prevention--community policing, crime mapping, firearms research, and locally initiated policing partnerships; (3) criminal justice system--corrections, courts, and law enforcement family support; (4) technology research and development--community-oriented policing technology, DNA identification, law enforcement and corrections technology centers, and less-than-lethal technology; and (5) information dissemination and technical support. Each award entry contains information on the recipient organization and the grant amount.
Main Term(s): Criminology
Index Term(s): Drug abuse ; Grants or contracts ; Drug treatment programs ; Drug use ; Science and Technology ; Crime prevention measures ; Funding sources ; Federal programs ; Drug Related Crime ; Police crime-prevention ; Forensics/Forensic Sciences ; Criminal justice research ; Community policing ; DNA fingerprinting ; Violence prevention ; Drug Use Forecasting system
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