OJP Bureau of Justice Assistance FY 20 Justice Reinvestment Initiative: Reducing Violent Crime by Improving Justice System Performance

BJA’s Justice Reinvestment Initiative: Reducing Violent Crime by Improving Justice System Performance provides funding to develop and implement innovative and research-based responses that address a range of criminal justice system problems. It employs the Justice Reinvestment approach to criminal justice which recognizes that every justice agency has a role to play in preventing crime, apprehending and prosecuting perpetrators, ensuring efficient and effective court and pretrial decision making, facilitating appropriate sentencing and treatment, and protecting community security. Current Closing Date for Applications: May 01, 2020.