National Elder Fraud Hotline

Help OVC raise awareness about the hotline by using the National Elder Fraud Hotline artwork on your website and as part of your online, email, and social media marketing campaigns.In March, the U.S. Department of Justice launched the National Elder Fraud Hotline, operated by OVC, that provides services to adults Read more…

June 2020 Victim Services TTA Digest

As a training and technical assistance (TTA) provider, the National Center helps communities improve their response to crime by assessing their existing victims services capacity, identifying gaps and needs, and connecting them with specialized training and subject matter experts accordingly. Their monthly Victim Services TTA Digest chronicles the latest victim 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…