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  • What is the cost of drug abuse in the United States?
    Information showing the economic costs associated with the use of illegal substances can be found in... Read More
    Last Updated: August 9, 2017

  • Is there a national database for people that have been served an order of protection?
    While there is a national database that captures every issued order of protection, it is only availa... Read More
    Last Updated: August 9, 2017

  • What is the Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative?
    The Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative serves as a Federal Advisory Committee (FAC) and a... Read More
    Last Updated: October 31, 2016

  • How can I run a criminal background check?
    Each state has different requirements and agencies responsible for running criminal background check... Read More
    Last Updated: June 21, 2013

  • How should law enforcement approach victims with disabilities?
    Information on police response to victims with disabilities is available in the Office for Victims o... Read More
    Last Updated: March 21, 2014

  • Where can I find more information about the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) Standards?
    You can view information about National Institute of Justice (NIJ) Standards on the NIJ Standards an... Read More
    Last Updated: August 9, 2017

  • Can I get a job in criminal justice if I have a criminal record?
    To determine the impact your criminal record may have on your ability to get a job in criminal justi... Read More
    Last Updated: December 30, 2016

  • Where can I find a list of National Institute of Justice (NIJ) approved testing laboratories?
    See the NIJ/NLECTC Approved Testing Laboratories section of the Justice Technology Information Cente... Read More
    Last Updated: December 29, 2017

  • Where can I learn about the backlog of unanalyzed DNA samples and biological evidence from crime scenes in the U.S.?
    For information related to the backlog of DNA evidence in the U.S., please view the Backlogs of Fore... Read More
    Last Updated: September 18, 2012

  • Is there a resource to help locate information about evidence-based programs in the justice field?
    The National Institute of Justice's CrimeSolutions.gov website provides results of rigorous research... Read More
    Last Updated: January 26, 2017

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