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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Introducing The NCJA Podcast

NCJA is excited to officially launch our new podcast series, The NCJA Podcast. Produced with support from the Bureau of Justice Assistance, this podcast series will explore promising practices, provide guidance on strategic planning and discuss the fundamentals of the Byrne Justice Assistance Grant (Byrne JAG) program. 


Podcasts will be released on a regular basis.


We hope that you will share these podcasts with others that may find them valuable. They are designed as resource to showcase the important Byrne JAG funded work underway in states across the country and highlight the crucial role Byrne JAG plays in spurring innovation and testing and replicating evidence-based practices in crime control and prevention nationwide.

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Launched with support from BJA, this campaign will include factoids about the Byrne JAG program and highlight successful programs and practices in states around the country.


This series, with support from BJA will explore promising practices, provide guidance on strategic planning and discuss the fundamentals of the Byrne JAG program.

How Do States Invest Byrne JAG Grant Dollars?

See how states spend Byrne JAG funds to improve the justice system and check out our database of promising Byrne JAG-funded programs.


Connect2Justice is an online community for members to ask questions, share ideas, network with colleagues, and browse funding opportunities.

NCJA Center for Grants Management

NCJA offers training to state agencies and their subgrantees in federal grants management and administration including pre-and-post award processes, principles and functions.

Directory of State Agencies

Find contact information for the director, JAG contact, and SAC director for state administering agencies in all 50 states and territories and Washington, DC. 

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