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Title: National Institute of Justice Annual Report to Congress, 1997
Corporate Author: National Institute of Justice
US Department of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Date Published: 1998
Page Count: 87
Sponsoring Agency: US Dept of Justice NIJ Pub
United States of America
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Language: English
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Annotation: This Annual Report to Congress summarizes the National Institute of Justice's (NIJ's) major activities during fiscal year 1997, and further describes 18 of the year's key projects and programs.
Abstract: Part 1 of this report describes NIJ's organization, funding, and growth. It contains budget figures and explanations as well as an organization chart. Part 2 provides an overview of the year, providing brief examples to explain how NIJ accomplished its goals. It contains a list of NIJ's strategic challenges, descriptions of partnership activities with Federal agencies and private foundations, and a reporting of outreach and dissemination efforts. Part 3 is a cross section of NIJ's research and development activities. It presents 18 notable programs and projects in more depth. These programs are in five main sections: policing, drugs and crime, crime prevention, violence, and technology. Appended listing of the awards NIJ has made during the fiscal year and a list of the documents published
Main Term(s): Criminology
Index Term(s): Research programs ; Violence ; Science and Technology ; Crime prevention measures ; Drug Related Crime ; National Institute of Justice (NIJ) ; Community policing
   
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