The Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) helps to make American communities safer by strengthening the nation’s criminal justice system. Through grants, training and technical assistance, and policy development services, BJA provides tribal and other governments with the tools and best practices they need to reduce crime, support justice system personnel, and combat victimization.
BJA provides funding and other support through a number of programs and services. Following are a sampling of available BJA resources that are specifically related to tribal justice matters:
Following are some of the BJA programs that focus specifically on tribal matters:
- Tribal Civil and Criminal Legal Assistance (TCCLA) Program
- Tribal Justice Systems Infrastructure Program (TJSIP)
- Tribal Justice Systems Program (CTAS Purpose Area 3)