The Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is making guidance resources available that can be used by BJA grantees and training and technical assistance providers when developing products, promotional messages, or other communications resources.
- Brand Guidelines:
- Bureau of Justice Assistance (December 2022)
- Office of Justice Programs (April 2022)
- Bureau of Justice Assistance Style Guide
- Communicating Your Message: How to Market BJA-Funded Programs and Deliver Content
- General 508 Guidance for Publications and Videos
- Template: PowerPoint Presentations
- Logos for BJA and various BJA programs (permission to use the logos is required)
Additional resources are forthcoming.
If a publication or any other content is funded by BJA, it must include the following disclaimer, which can be translated into other languages:
This project was supported by Grant [or Contract] No. awarded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance. The Bureau of Justice Assistance is a component of the Office of Justice Programs, which also includes the Bureau of Justice Statistics, the National Institute of Justice, the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, the Office for Victims of Crime, and Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering, and Tracking. Points of view or opinions in this document are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of the U.S. Department of Justice.
If content is produced by BJA, then the following language is recommended for use:
BJA helps America’s state, local, and tribal jurisdictions reduce and prevent crime, lower recidivism, and promote a fair and safe criminal justice system. BJA provides a wide range of resources, including grants and funding, training and technical assistance, to law enforcement, courts and corrections agencies, treatment providers, reentry practitioners, justice information sharing professionals, and community-based partners to address chronic and emerging criminal justice challenges nationwide. To learn more about BJA, visit bja.ojp.gov or follow us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/DOJBJA) and Twitter (@DOJBJA). BJA is a component of the Department of Justice’s Office of Justice Programs.
Use the form below to submit a question or feedback to the BJA Communications team.