The following show the distribution of the primary justice assistance grant programs in FY12. The first shows state and local level awards for the Byrne JAG, Cops Hiring, and the State Criminal Alien Assistance Program (SCAAP) programs.
The second shows total state awards for Byrne JAG, COPS Hiring, SCAAP, Victims of Crime Act (VOCA), Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDPA), and Violence Against Women Act STOP allocations.
The Byrne JAG program funds innovative programs across the criminal justice system nationwide. The COPS Hiring program funds the hiring of local law enforcement officers. SCAAP reimburses juris