New Grants and Payment Management Systems Coming October 2020!
In October, the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services, OJP, and the Office on Violence Against Women will transition to the Department of Justice's Justice Grants System (JustGrants) for all grants management activities and to a new system for grants payments. Learn more about this transition on the Justice Grants Website.
The May/June newsletter highlights how OJJDP-funded drug treatment courts are empowering youth and families to live drug- and crime-free lives. Between fiscal years 2017 and 2019, OJJDP awarded $50 million to drug court programs nationwide.
Save the date for the 2021 National Crime Victims' Rights Week, which will be observed April 18–24. OVC Director Hart selected a theme—Support Victims. Build Trust. Engage Communities.—that emphasizes the importance of leveraging community support to help victims of crime.
The Presidential Task Force on Missing and Murdered American Indians and Alaska Natives, also known as Operation Lady Justice, announces an upcoming series of Tribal consultations to be held in August and September. View Schedule