Department of Justice Awards More than $85.3 Million in Grants to Address School Violence
October 21, 2019: The Department of Justice has awarded more than $85.3 million to bolster school security — including funding to educate and train students and faculty — and support first responders who arrive on the scene of a school shooting or other violent incident. Learn more in the press release and corresponding fact sheet.
More Than $70 Million Awarded to Support School Safety
October 2, 2018: BJA and the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services are making more than 220 awards to jurisdictions across the country through grants authorized by the STOP School Violence Act. View the press release for additional details and learn about the BJA awards.
Learn about the FY 2018 STOP School Violence Program and awards made by BJA: