On September 20, 2017, from 2 to 3 p.m. ET, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP), in collaboration with the Read more
The term “victim-centered” means putting the person seeking services truly at the center of the work, which starts with engagement and recognizing that they are whole people, not just victims or survivors. In this Read more
Office for Victims of Crime Training and Technical Assistance Center (OVC TTAC) Webinar- “The Forgotten Victims: Elder Homicides.”
September 25, 2017 | 2 PM ET.
Elder homicides often go undetected, and investigating them requires a multi-pronged Read more
In an emergency, every second counts- that’s why it’s crucial to have a game plan, and why this year’s National Preparedness Month theme is “Don’t Wait Communicate.”
This September, as part of National Preparedness Month, Read more
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) Webinar: “Commercial Sex Trafficking – Using Research Findings to Support Investigations
September 13, 2017 (Part I); Tuesday, September 19, 2017 (Part II); Tuesday, September 26, 2017 (Part Read more
OJJDP, in collaboration with The Innocent Justice Foundation, will present “Maintaining Your Balance and Focusing on Your Support System.” This webinar will focus on maintaining support systems for Read more
This report describes Bureau of Justice Statistics’ (BJS) activities to collect and improve data on crime and justice in Indian country, as required by the Tribal Law and Order Act of 2010 (TLOA). The Read more
Office for Victims of Crime Training and Technical Center (OVC TTAC) Online Expert Q&A: “Organizational-Level Response and Planning for Staff Compassion Fatigue/Vicarious Trauma.”
August 23, 2017 | 2:00 PM EST
It takes courage to help child and Read more
The primary purpose of this grant program is to accomplish the Domestic Violence Prevention Initiative (DVPI) goals listed below:
1. Build Tribal, UIO, and Federal capacity to provide coordinated community responses to American Indian/Alaska Native Read more
Learn more about the latest news from OVC to include the appointment of OVC’s new director, Darlene Hutchinson. Find information about mandatory OVC CTAS Grantee Regional Training Workshops scheduled throughout fiscal year (FY) 17 Read more
The Center for Juvenile Justice Reform, Georgetown University (CJJR) and the Center for Children’s Law and Policy are accepting applications for the Reducing Racial and Ethnic Disparities Read more
Jeff Rojek, Associate Director for the Center for Law and Behavior at the University of Texas, explains what the research shows about why law enforcement officers are more or less likely to use seat Read more
Webinar To Discuss Teaching Children About Consent.
On July 26, 2017, from 2 to 3:15 p.m. ET, OJJDP, in collaboration with the National Criminal Justice Training Center of Fox Valley Technical College, will present “Teaching Children About Consent.” Read more
Deadline to Apply: August 10, 2017.
OVC anticipates that it will make awards under five distinct purpose areas:
1. Purpose Area 1: Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training for Crime Victim Advocates—Help victim service providers Read more