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Programs That Support Law Enforcement

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Date Published
December 2023
11 pages
Publication Series

This publication provides a list of Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) programs that support law enforcement.


This publication provides a list of Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) programs that support law enforcement. These programs fall into two categories: (1) solicitations and funding and (2) technical and training assistance and other supports. Programs that provide solicitations and funding include, among others, the Body-Worn Camera Partnership Program; the Collaborative Crisis Response and Intervention Training Program; the Comprehensive Opioid, Stimulant and Substance Use Program; the Crime Analyst in Residence Program; the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program; the Emergency Federal Law Enforcement Assistance (EFLEA) Program; the Emmett Till Cold Case Investigations Initiative; the Matthew Shepard and James Byrd, Jr. Hate Crimes Program; the Sexual Assault Kit Initiative; the Smart Policing Initiative; the State and Local Anti-Terrorism Training Program; the STOP School Violence Program; Tribal Justice Systems Strategic Planning Program; Tribal Justice Systems Infrastructure Program; the Tribal Law Enforcement Intergovernmental Collaboration Program; and the Virtual Reality De-escalation Site-Based Initiative. Programs that provide technical and training assistance and other supports include, among others, the Ashanti Alert Act National Notification System; the Center for Task Force Training™ Program; the Comprehensive Opioid, Stimulant, and Substance Use Program (COSSUP) Training and Technical Assistance; the Crime Gun Intelligence Training and Education Program; the Criminal Intelligence Systems Operating Policies Program; the Digital Trust Initiative; the Internet of Things National Training and Technical Assistance Program; the Mass Violence Advisory Initiative; the National Law Enforcement Knowledge Lab; the National Initiative to Enhance Police Engagement with People with Behavioral Health Conditions and Developmental Disabilities; the Regional Information Sharing System; the Sexual Assault Kit Initiative Training and Technical Assistance; the Tribal Corrections Training and Technical Assistance Initiative; and the Tribal Justice Addressing Illicit Substance Use and Related Crime Training and Technical assistance (TTA) Program. 

Date Published: December 1, 2023