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A National Voice in Criminal Justice Policy

The National Criminal Justice Association represents state, local and tribal governments on crime control and crime prevention issues. Our members represent all facets of the criminal and juvenile justice community.

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news and update thumbnailsNCJA Offers TTA for Statewide Strategic Planning

State administering agencies can request training and technical assistance with strategic planning and the implementation of evidence-based policies and practices. 

news and update thumbnailsByrne JAG Support Letter Gets Almost 1K Signatures

Thank you to all of the organizations that signed and shared the national Byrne JAG stakeholder letter of support. 

news and update thumbnailsHow States Invested Byrne JAG Funds in 2016

NCJA is developing a series of one-pagers detailing how states invest Byrne Justice Assistance Grant dollars as part of its biennial data collection.

news and update thumbnailsNominations Now Being Accepted for Regional Reps

Members may nominate Advisory Council regional reps online or by mail by COB on Friday, April 20.

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