The AMBER Advocate Newsletter

OJJDP has released the latest issue of The AMBER Advocate newsletter. This issue features articles on: • The training of Missouri officers on the law enforcement response to child sex trafficking. • The Massachusetts AMBER Alert leading to the safe recovery of an abducted girl. • Shelly Smitherman, Tennessee’s AMBER Read more…

Indian Health Service COVID-19 Data

“The Indian Health Service has updated its coronavirus data, showing results as of July 28, 2020. According to the data, 31,431 tests have returned positive for COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus. That represents an increase of 1.4 percent from the 30,987 cases previously reported. Altogether, 472,940 coronavirus tests Read more…

Human Trafficking Resource

Are you trying to start, sustain, or grow your anti-trafficking work? A free resource is available to provide strategic coaching to maximize a community’s potential to serve all victims of human trafficking. The Human Trafficking Capacity Building Center, supported by the Office for Victims of Crime, U.S. Department of Justice, Read more…

FY 2020 State, Local, Tribal, and Territorial Information Sharing Technical Assistance Program

Funding Opportunity! Application Deadline: 11:59 p.m. eastern time on July 31, 2020 In collaboration with the Department of Homeland Security, BJA will fund this training and technical assistance program to support the standardization and promulgation of information sharing practices, and the identification and sharing of state, local, tribal, and territorial Read more…