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Leadership and Service to Achieve Safer Communities

Learn about the Bureau of Justice Assistance

September 2023 Issue Available

Hear from BJA leadership and read case studies and success stories from grantees to learn how BJA is helping to address hate crimes.

Recovery Month 2023: Deputy Director Message

Ruby Qazilbash, BJA Deputy Director, offers closing remarks on a successful Recovery Month 2023.

The Power of Prosecutors

During this episode, hear from the Commonwealth’s Attorney of the City of Charlottesville, Virginia, on how his office makes the process of “prosecutorial discretion” work.

Resource Highlights

Adult Treatment Court Program Provides Training That Saves Lives

Learn how support through BJA's Adult Treatment Court Program is making an impact in Will County, Illinois.

New COSSUP Website Available

Visit the new website for access to important resources, videos, events, and more.

Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program

The leading source of federal justice funding to state and local jurisdictions, JAG provides states, tribes, and local governments with critical funding to support a range of program areas.

Funding Resources

Watch this short video to learn about the different steps associated with submitting an application for BJA funding.

BJA is looking for individuals from diverse backgrounds and regions who have knowledge, expertise, and/or lived experience across a wide range of justice-related and community safety areas.

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Responding to COVID-19
  • Approximately $850 million was available through the Coronavirus Emergency Supplemental Funding (CESF) program. View CESF award details.
  • Criminals are attempting to exploit COVID-19 through a variety of scams. Stay informed about common fraud schemes.
Find Funding and Awards

Find Funding and Awards

Discover opportunities, access awards, learn about funding webinars, and more.
Access Resources

Access Resources

Find publications and multimedia resources produced or sponsored by BJA.
Learn about Programs

Learn about Programs

Learn about the different programs that BJA supports.
Participate in Events

Participate in Events

Learn about upcoming conferences, trainings, and webinars.