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Public Safety Officers' Benefits Program Fact Sheet

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This report summarizes the benefits, claims process, appeals process, performance, and contact information for the Public Safety Officers’ Benefits Program (PSOB), which is administered by the U.S. Justice Department’s Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA).
This fact sheet provides information about BJA's Public Safety Officers' Benefits (PSOB) Program, which provides death, disability, and education benefits to the survivors of law enforcement officers, firefighters, and other first responders whose death (or catastrophic injury) was the direct and proximate result of an injury sustained in the line of duty.
Date Created: August 27, 2019