Register Early for the National Training Institute

Register now for the 2020 National Training Institute and take advantage of early bird pricing. The National Training Institute (NTI), the annual multidisciplinary conference highlighting innovative work in victim services, justice, and public safety, will take place from November 11 to November 13 in Atlanta. Additionally, this year they are offering a virtual option Read more…

FY 2020 Competitive Funding Opportunity: Public Transportation on Indian Reservations Program –

The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announces the availability of approximately $5 million in funding provided by the Public Transportation on Indian Reservations Program (Tribal Transit Program (TTP)), as authorized by 49 U.S.C. 5311(c)(1)(A), as amended by the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act (FAST), Public Law 114-94 (December 4, 2015). This Read more…

OJJDP-funded AMBER Alert Tools Launched To Help Tribal Law Enforcement Respond to Missing Children

OJJDP’s AMBER Alert Training and Technical Assistance Program has launched a set of online investigative checklists to help tribal law enforcement respond to and investigate cases of missing, endangered, or abducted children. These checklists provide strategies for first responders, investigative officers, and supervisory officers involved in a missing or endangered Read more…

May is National Drug Court Month.

OJJDP-funded drug courts help youth and families overcome the effects of substance abuse and co-occurring mental health disorders. In 2019, OJJDP awarded more than $19 million to drug court programs nationwide. OJJDP recently released a new blog discussing OJJDP’s support of its drug court grantees during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Read more…

May 2020 Victim Services TTA Digest

The National Center recently launched an online training and technical assistance (TTA) portal to serve as a repository for victim-centered TTA resources, news, and information. As a TTA provider, the National Center helps communities improve their response to crime by assessing their existing victims services capacity, identifying gaps and needs, Read more…

Budget Webinar

You are invited to participate in a webinar hosted by the Office for Victims of Crime Tribal Financial Management Center (OVC TFMC) to learn more about project budgets. May 20, 2020 at 2:00pm ET OVC tribal grantees and those seeking OVC grant funding are invited to learn about budgets. This Read more…