Is any information available about first responder equipment in the event of a chemical or biological attack?
The National Institute of Justice (NIJ) has published CBRN Protective Ensemble Standard for Law Enfo...
Last Updated: September 7, 2016
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...
Last Updated: September 10, 2019
Where can I find crime statistics for my state?
State crime statistics are published by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) in the annual repo...
Last Updated: June 25, 2013
Where can I learn more about addressing the issues of offenders with mental illness?
The Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) website provides access to information about programs and eff...
Last Updated: December 29, 2017
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 to inform practitioners and policy makers about what works in criminal justice, juvenile justice, and crime victim services.
How can I learn about effective law enforcement programs?
Created by the Office of Justice Programs and operated by OJP's National Institute of Justice (NIJ),...
Last Updated: September 1, 2019
What strategies are available to help my police department manage budget shortfalls during economic declines?
Strategies available to help police departments manage budget shortfalls during economic declines ca...
Last Updated: September 18, 2017
Where can I find a listing of terrorist incidents by date, geographic location, or by perpetrator?
For a listing of global terrorist incidents and organizations, please access the Global Terrorism Da...
Last Updated: December 27, 2011
How can my police department obtain counterterrorism training?
For detailed information on federally sponsored anti-terrorism training, visit the Criminal Intellig...
Last Updated: March 14, 2012
What lessons were learned as a result of the sniper attacks in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C.?
Lessons learned as a result of the sniper attacks are explored in the Bureau of Justice Assistance (...
Last Updated: May 9, 2012
What is the Congressional Badge of Bravery (CBOB)?
The Law Enforcement Congressional Badge of Bravery (CBOB) Act (the Act) honors federal, state, local...
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