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Review Department of Justice and related federal agency press releases issued over the past two years.
 
2018
 
1/3/2018
Justice Department Announces Funding Opportunities for Tribal Communities
 
2017
 
10/6/2017
Office of Justice Programs Awards Nearly $83 Million to Protect Children and Increase Public Safety
 
10/3/2017
Justice Department Awards More Than $130 Million to Improve Public Safety, Address Violence Against Women and Victim Services for American Indian and Alaska Native People
 
9/29/2017
Justice Department Invests More Than $47 Million to Combat Human Trafficking and Assist Victims
 
9/22/2017
Department of Justice Awards Nearly $59 Million to Combat Opioid Epidemic, Fund Drug Courts
 
9/14/2017
Office of Justice Programs Awards More Than $28.3 Million to National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
 
8/17/2017
Justice Department Announces Actions to Strengthen Public Safety in Indian Country
 
6/26/2017
More than 1,000 Suspected Child Sex Predators Arrested During Operation Broken Heart
 
5/24/2017
Justice Department Observes Missing Children's Day
 
5/24/2017
Deputy Attorney General Honors Alabama, Georgia Task Forces for Child Pornography Investigation
 
5/24/2017
Deputy Attorney General Recognizes Arizona-Based DHS Special Agent for Investigating Users of Online Chat Service to Sexually Exploit Children
 
5/24/2017
Deputy Attorney General Recognizes Missouri Bus Driver for Actions That Led to Recovery of Missing Girl
 
5/24/2017
Deputy Attorney General Recognizes Idaho Detective for Investigations of Suspected Child Pornographers
 
5/17/2017
Office of Justice Programs Releases Toolkit To Aid Police Response To Children Exposed To Violence
 
1/9/2017
Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch Announces the Justice Department's National Strategy to Combat Human Trafficking
 
2016
 
11/30/2016
Public Safety Funding Available To Federally-Recognized Tribes and Tribal Consortia
 
10/19/2016
Departments of Justice and Health and Human Services Issue Joint Guidance for Child Welfare Systems
 
10/19/2016
Department of Justice Launches Changing Minds Campaign to Help Children Exposed to Violence
 
9/29/2016
Department of Justice Awards More Than $49 Million to Combat Human Trafficking
 
9/29/2016
Justice Department Announces Almost $18 Million in Awards to Support Sex Offender Registration, Assessment, Intervention
 
9/29/2016
FCC Strengthens Wireless Emergency Alerts as a Public Safety Tool
 
9/26/2016
Attorney General Lynch Announces More Than $107 Million to Improve Public Safety, Victim Services for American Indians and Alaska Natives
 
9/20/2016
US Departments of Labor and Justice Award $59.4M in Grants to Improve Reentry Outcomes for Current, Formerly Incarcerated Individuals
 
9/8/2016
Obama Administration Releases Resources for Schools, Colleges to Ensure Appropriate Use of School Resource Officers and Campus Police
 
8/16/2016
Justice Department Releases 2016 Federal Interagency Reentry Council Report
 
8/10/2016
Office of Justice Programs' Office for Civil Rights Enters into Agreement with the Richland County Sheriff's Department to Ensure Civil Rights Protections for Students
 
7/26/2016
SMART Office holds National Symposium on Sex Offender Management and Accountability
 
7/7/2016
Adolescents Acting Alone Committed More Nonfatal Violent Victimizations Than Those Acting with Others Between 2004 and 2013
 
6/30/2016
More Than 1,300 Suspected Child Sexual Predators Arrested During Operation Broken Heart
 
6/16/2016
Number of Child Kidnappings by Strangers Unchanged Over Past Decade and a Half; Fewer End in Homicide
 
5/26/2016
United States, Mexico and Canada Join Forces to Improve AMBER Alert System
 
5/25/2016
Attorney General recognizes California bus driver at Missing Children's Day Award Ceremony
 
5/25/2016
Attorney General recognizes three Texas Department of Family and Protective Services Investigators at Missing Children's Day Award Ceremony
 
5/25/2016
Attorney General recognizes Texas investigator with Law Enforcement Award at Missing Children's Day Award Ceremony
 
5/25/2016
Attorney General awards special commendation to Arizona Crimes Against Children Task Force at Missing Children's Day Ceremony
 
5/25/2016
Attorney General Lynch recognizes law enforcement and private citizen at Justice Department's Annual Missing Children's Day ceremony
 
4/28/2016
Justice Department Releases National Guide for Sexual Abuse Medical Forensic Examinations of Children
 
4/26/2016
Deputy Attorney General Sally Q. Yates Announces Family-Friendly Prison Policies to Strengthen Inmate-Familial Bonds
 
4/25/2016
The Departments of Justice and Housing and Urban Development to Award $1.75 Million to Help Justice-Involved Youth Find Jobs and Housing
 
4/22/2016
Department of Justice to Launch Inaugural National Reentry Week
 
4/19/2016
Department of Justice Releases the 2016 National Strategy for Child Exploitation Prevention and Interdiction
 
2/29/2016
Interior, Justice and HHS Departments Announce Revised BIA Model Indian Juvenile Code