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 Updates
NCJA Welcomes New Executive Director
Chris Asplen, a national and international expert in the use of DNA technologies and former prosecutor, takes over for Cabell Cropper, who retires after almost 20 years.
Seeking Innovative Addiction Programs for New Initiative
We are partnering with the Addiction Policy Forum to showcase promising practices in reducing addiction and translating the science of addiction into practice.
Budget’s Cut to Byrne JAG Could Hinder State and Local Crime Fighting Efforts
The President’s 2018 budget proposal requests $259.5 million for the Byrne Justice Assistance Grant program (Byrne JAG),
OCJP Award Winners To Be Announced This Summer
Thank you to all who nominated programs this year. Award winners will be announced this summer at the National Forum on Criminal Justice in Long Beach, California.
NCJP is a unique resource for criminal justice planners responsible for developing strategies for delivering justice.
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