Bureau of Justice Assistance


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Noun1.Bureau of Justice Assistance - the bureau in the Department of Justice that assists local criminal justice systems to reduce or prevent crime and violence and drug abuse
Department of Justice, DoJ, Justice Department, Justice - the United States federal department responsible for enforcing federal laws (including the enforcement of all civil rights legislation); created in 1870
bureau, federal agency, government agency, agency, office, authority - an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Assistance, the NW3C is a non-profit organization that provides a national support network for enforcement agencies involved in the prevention, investigation, and prosecution of economic and high-tech crime.
This Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) monograph highlights six BJA-funded projects that demonstrate the creativity and deep commitment of local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies in leading the nation's effort to combat bias-motivated crime.
47 million grant from the Bureau of Justice Assistance BJA), BDTC already is being regarded as a national model drug treatment program for offenders aged 16 to 24.
Funded by a grant from the Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Assistance, the NW3C is a non-profit organization that provides a national support network for enforcement agencies involved in the prevention, investigation, and prosecution of economic and high-tech crime.
For example, the Bureau of Justice Assistance provides helpful, free publications that support granstmanship, such as Understanding Community Policing: A Framework for Action; Neighborhood-Oriented Policing in Rural Communities: A Program Planning Guide; and A Police Guide to Surveying Citizens and Their Environment.
In October 1994, the Bureau of Justice Assistance awarded the American Correctional Association (ACA) a grant to conduct a training program for staff and inmates at EKCC, a medium security institution in West Liberty, Ky.
The RISS intranet was developed by the Regional Information Sharing Systems (RISS) Program funded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance of the U.
The National White Collar Crime Control Act of 2017 authorizes funding through the Department of Justices Bureau of Justice Assistance to improve the identification, investigation and prosecution of white collar crimes.
Department of Justice's Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA).
The Bureau of Justice Assistance estimated that year that the program, which seeks to compensate municipalities for the cost of giving the Justice Department a hand in targeting undocumented residents, ought to cost about (https://www.
On July 18, 2016, the American Correctional Association and the Bureau of Justice Assistance issued a practical guide for corrections and criminal justice professionals on the PPACA.
Many of the new laws are part of "justice reinvestment" efforts, a partnership of The Pew Charitable Trusts and the federal Bureau of Justice Assistance that helps states with reforms.

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