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NCJRS Celebrates National Library Week April 12-18

National Library Week

Started in 1958, National Library Week is a nationwide observance celebrated by all types of libraries - including the NCJRS Virtual Library. NCJRS invites you to explore the breadth and scope of the NCJRS Virtual Library collection and services. With more than 220,000 collection documents and 60,000 online resources, including all known Office of Justice Programs works, it is one of the world’s largest criminal justice special collections.

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NCJ Number: NCJ 245281     Find in a Library
Title: Byrne Criminal Justice Innovation Program (BCJI) Fact Sheet
  Document URL: PDF 
Corporate Author: Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC)
United States of America
Date Published: 03/2014
Page Count: 2
  Annotation: This fact sheet provides information on the Byrne Criminal Justice Innovation Program.
Abstract: This fact sheet, produced by the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC), provides information on the Byrne Criminal Justice Innovation (BCJI) Program. The program was created by the Bureau of Justice Assistance as part of the Obama Administration’s national Neighborhood Revitalization Initiative (NRI) efforts. The goal of the BCJI is to develop projects across the country aimed at reducing crime and improving community safety through comprehensive strategies to advance neighborhood revitalization goals. The fact sheet describes the core program elements of the BCJI model, the role of LISC in its partnership with the Bureau of Justice Assistance, and presents a map showing the location of BCJI projects around the country.
Main Term(s): Byrne program evaluation
Index Term(s): Community action programs ; Community involvement ; Community policing ; Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) ; Neighborhood ; Community Justice
Sponsoring Agency: Bureau of Justice Assistance
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Sale Source: NCJRS Photocopy Services
Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
United States of America
Type: Program/Project Description
Country: United States of America
Language: English
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