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Now Accepting Nominations

Nominations for the 2022 Law Enforcement Congressional Badge of Bravery are being accepted until February 15, 2023. All heroic acts performed by law enforcement officers from January 1 through December 31, 2022, are eligible for nomination.


The Bureau of Justice Assistance (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 through programs and services, including training and technical assistance, to address chronic and emerging criminal justice challenges nationwide. Following are a sampling of available BJA resources that are specifically related to law enforcement matters:

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Date Created: September 17, 2021