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Montana Drug Prosecution Coordinator

Program Description Byrne JAG funds support a drug prosecution coordinator position for an eastern Montana. This prosecution coordinator is tasked with addressing the challenges of drug investigations in 16 counties and on the Fort Peck Reservation in areas affected by the Bakken Oil Boom. The...


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Wisconsin Data Management Initiative

Program Description Byrne JAG funds in Wisconsin support the development of a web-based reporting system for specialty courts and pre-trial diversion programs funded through Byrne JAG and the state’s Treatment Alternatives and Diversion (TAD) program. This new data management will give...


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Wisconsin Treatment Alternatives and Diversion Program, Specialty Court Expansion

Program Description Byrne JAG funds support the implementation and expansion of specialty courts throughout the state in coordination with the state’s Treatment Alternatives and Diversion (TAD) program. In 2015 and 2016, Byrne JAG funds supported nine specialty court expansion grants and two...


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Tennessee Pilot Pretrial Assessment Project

Program Description Tennessee has implemented a pilot pretrial assessment project in Nashville and Knoxville. The project seeks to enhance public safety and improve criminal justice efficiency and effectiveness by eliminating the unnecessary use of pretrial detention. The pilot sites will...


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South Dakota Attorney General's Office Prosecution Team

Program Description Byrne JAG funds support a prosecution team within the Attorney General’s Office to work on drug and violent crime cases. The prosecution team also works with other state and local law enforcement agencies on related cases. Agency and Program Information State Agency...


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Rhode Island Family Court, Mental Health Clinic

Program Description Byrne JAG funds support the Rhode Island Family Court, Mental Health Clinic. The clinic provides juveniles with routine evaluations following referral and emergency same-day evaluations by an on-call clinician. Agency Information State Agency Administrator: Rhode Island...


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Rhode Island Attorney General's Drug Court Project

Program Description Byrne JAG funds support the Rhode Island Attorney Generals Drug Court Project. Funding is used to support a prosecutor from the Narcotics and Organized Crime Unit for new and existing clients who are accepted into the Drug Court Program. Once a defendant is referred to the...


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Rhode Island Defender Advocacy Project

Program Description Byrne JAG funds support the Defender Advocacy Project, through the Rhode Island Public Defender’s Office. The project provides representation to indigent individuals being held on bail or facing imminent incarceration. The program serves individuals facing incarceration for...


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Pennsylvania Public Defender Training

Program Description The Public Defenders Association of Pennsylvania uses Byrne JAG funds to enhance defense capabilities by hosting large training programs that provide intensive training on Trial Advocacy Skills; Litigation Skills for New Public Defenders and a Capital Case Program and are...


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Pennsylvania District Attorney's Prosecutor Training

Program Description The Pennsylvania District Attorney’s Institute is using Byrne JAG funds to develop and offer educational materials and resources to prosecutors statewide. The trainings focus on criminal law practice, procedure, and investigation. This project also provides technical...