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.
Did you miss the September Expert Q&A on “Are You Prepared? The Role of Victim Assistance Providers in Preparing and Responding to Incidents of Mass Violence?” The recording and materials are available now. https://www.ovcttac.gov/expert-qa/?nm=wbt&ns=eqa&nt=ps&fbclid=IwAR1uVc2aHLrqxV1SqqYKcdm4bKWnx2LjqyFc-saTEe8IUeLp6WL8btGh9kI