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Comprehensive Approaches to Sex Offender Management (CASOM)

Award Information

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Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2006, $135,240)

The Comprehensive Approaches to Sex Offender Management (CASOM) Grant Program is authorized under Title IV of the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994, Pub. L. No. 103-322, 42 U.S.C. 13941. The CASOM grants are awarded to state, local, and tribal jurisdictions to develop or enhance sex offender management practices for offenders under community supervision. The Office of Justice Programs awards implementation and enhancement grants. Implementation and Enhancement grants are intended to assist jurisdictions to either implement strategic plans already developed or to enhance existing sex offender management strategies.

The Hawaii Department of Public Safety (HDOPS) will use $135,240 in federal funding to establish a statewide mapping system for both juvenile and adult sex offenders. The primary components of the project consist of the following: the Sex Offender Management Team in collaboration with HDOPS will expand awareness and collaboration efforts for their Sex Offender Management Team, develop an intensive training plan, and implement a best practice standard for all sex offender case management in the state.


Date Created: August 30, 2006