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Title: State of Georgia 1994 Annual Report for Activities Funded Under the Edward Byrne Memorial State and Local Law Enforcement Formula Grant Program
Corporate Author: Georgia Criminal Justice Coordinating Council
United States of America
Date Published: 1994
Page Count: 17
Sponsoring Agency: Bureau of Justice Assistance
Washington, DC 20531
Georgia Criminal Justice Coordinating Council
Atlanta, GA 30303-2743
Sale Source: Georgia Criminal Justice Coordinating Council
104 Marietta Street
Suite 440
Atlanta, GA 30303-2743
United States of America
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: Under the Edward Byrne Memorial State and Local Law Enforcement Formula Grant Program, Georgia received approximately $10.5 million in fiscal year 1993 for several criminal justice projects to apprehend, prosecute, adjudicate, detain, supervise, and rehabilitate violent and drug offenders.
Abstract: These funds were administered by Georgia's Criminal Justice Coordinating Council (CJCC). Specific projects undertaken by the CJCC focused on multijurisdictional task forces, public housing and urban drug enforcement, drug and violent crime prevention and education, court delay reduction, offender treatment, drug enforcement training, forensic service upgrades, narcotics information and intelligence, and criminal justice records improvement. The priority areas were multijurisdictional task forces, Drug Abuse Resistance Education (DARE) projects, and State level projects. Projects funded under the Formula Grant Program are summarized and evaluated.
Main Term(s): Grants or contracts
Index Term(s): Criminology; Drug abuse education; Drug law enforcement; Drug offenders; Drug prevention programs; Drug regulation; Drug treatment programs; Federal programs; Funding sources; Georgia (USA); Multi-Jurisdictional Task Forces; Project DARE; State aid; Violence prevention; Violent crimes; Violent offenders
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