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National Officer Safety Initiatives (NOSI)

Honoring Public Safety Officers

This BJA blog post highlights BJA's commitment to providing programs and support to help officers and their families during National Police Week and throughout the year.

Justice Department Awards over $62 Million to Support Health and Safety of Law Enforcement Officers

OJP has announced funding awards, through BJA and National Institute of Justice programs, totaling over $62 million to provide services designed to protect officers and improve overall public safety. View the press release and fact sheet for details on awards made through specific programs, such as the Bulletproof Vest Partnership Program, VALOR, National Officer Safety Initiatives, Body-Worn Camera Program, and more.

Breaking the Stigma of Law Enforcement Suicide

BJA has partnered with the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) to launch the National Consortium on Preventing Law Enforcement Suicide, a groundbreaking new initiative to raise awareness of the systemic barriers to mental health and prevent deaths by suicide among law enforcement officers. Read more in the IACP blog post.