The Bureau of Justice Statistics has just released Criminal Victimization 2016, which found that 42 percent of violent victimizations were reported to police; and only one in 10 victims/ survivors received victim services following Read more
Featured training: “Investigation and Prosecution of Cold Case Homicides Classroom.” Improve investigative techniques and efforts on long-term missing and cold case investigations. Learn from case studies, interactive case discussions, and specific techniques Read more
From the National Institute of Justice (NIJ): Sexual Assault Cases: Exploring the Importance of Non- DNA Forensic Evidence. “Investigating and prosecuting sexual assault crimes is Read more
This 7-minute video is a brief introduction to Alcohol-Facilitated Sexual Assault in Indian Country, a series of videos developed by the Office on Violence Against WomenRead more
On February 12-14, 2018, the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges, in partnership with OJJDP and Rights4GirlsRead more
As you plan for National Impaired Driving Prevention Month in December, OVC TTAC offers several resources:
Raliance, powered by PreventConnect, presents the launch of the Sport + Prevention Center, an online resource to support the sport community in ending sexual and domestic violence Read more
As a reminder, the Tribal Forensic Healthcare Project is offering a number of online trainings and webinars. These courses are offered FREE to registered nurses, advanced practice nurses, physicians, and physician assistants Read more
The theme for Office for Victims of Crime‘s 2018 National Crime Victims’ Rights Week (NCVRW), to be observed April 8-14, 2018, is “Expand the Circle: Read more
The Tribal Oriented Policing Strategies Online Training Program fosters the use of organized problem-solving law enforcement and community teams to address key challenges, improve public safety, and enhance community quality of Read more
During times of war, secure communications can mean the difference between life and death. In World War I and World War II, Native American soldiers, sailors and marines used their native languages Read more
Office for Victims of Crime Training and Technical Assistance Center (OVC TTAC) Webinar: “Forensic Interviewing With Older Adults” December 8, 2017 | 2:00 Read more
Each year, The United States Department of Justice, through OJJDP, recognizes individuals, organizations, and law enforcement agencies that have made a difference in recovering abducted Read more
New Wellness Court Publication from Tribal Law and Policy Institute (TLPI).
“Tribal Healing to Wellness Courts: Treatment Guidelines, 2nd ed (2017).” This guide Read more
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NICWA’s 2018 Annual Protecting Our Children Conference
The program was authorized to develop and implement outreach strategies targeted at, and provide victim services to, adult and youth victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, or stalking in underserved populations. Grant Read more
Find tribal justice resources in the “Justice in Indian Country” NCJRS Special Feature during National Native American Heritage Month (November).
The objective of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to invite federally recognized Indian tribes and tribal organizations to submit proposals for financial assistance, in the form of grants and cooperative agreements, for TAP Read more
The Department of Justice (DOJ) is pleased to announce that registration is now open for the second DOJ Tribal Listening Session, which will take place on December 6, 2017, from 2:00-4:30 p.m., at the Read more
Featured training: “Child Homicide Investigations”
Jan 28 – 29 | San Diego, CA
The Victim Service Program Evaluation project assesses current services and works to demonstrate to funding sources and the public the purpose and impact of services provided to victims of crime. It is Read more
The United States Department of Justice recently announced more than $130 million in grant awards to American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) communities to enhance victim services, address violence Read more
The Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) is accepting nominations to serve on the federal advisory task force that supports the Department’s program of research on violence against American Native and Alaska Read more
This week the Senate Finance Committee is considering the Senate tax reform bill, the Tax Cut and Jobs Act, which was introduced by Chairman Hatch last week Thursday. The bill does not Read more
During National Native American Heritage month, the Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) highlights its various resources for tribal communities. Learn more by visiting the Read more
The Center For Victim Research is pleased to announce a new effort to encourage collaboration between crime victim researchers and service providers—the Research-to-Practice (R2P) Fellowship. Read more
EVAWI invites you to join as an exhibitor at the organization’s 2018 International Conference on Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence and Gender Bias, April 3rd – 5th, in Chicago, Illinois.
On November 15-18, 2017, the American Society of Criminology will host its 73rd Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, PA. OJJDP staff and grantees will present at conference sessions featuring OJJDP-supported research. The theme Read more
Unified Solutions extends are condolences to the victims of the mass shooting at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas.
On December 31, 2017, Grants.gov’s legacy PDF application package will be retired and Grants.gov Workspace will become the standard application method–learn more now to prepare for the transition!
It’s time to celebrate the rich histories, diverse cultures and important contributions of our nation’s first people. The U.S. Department of the Interior works to Read more
Join the National Center for Victims of Crime in Portland, Oregon, this December 5-7, 2017, to improve your response to victims of crime through promising Read more
All three webinars in the SANE Program Development and Operation Web Training Series are now available to watch, including How To Expand an Existing SANE Program and Developing a SANE Program in Read more
The International Association of Forensic Nurses (IAFN) announced the creation of a new IAFN Indigenous Populations Community during the IAFN Conference held in Toronto, Canada Read more