- State awarded $6.2 million for domestic violence prevention. // Buffalo Law Journal;5/27/2004, Vol. 76 Issue 43, p21A
Reports on the amount given by the U.S. Department of Justice to fund programs to prevent and respond to violence against women in New York. Information on the Services, Training, Officers and Prosecutors Program; Benefits of the program; Breakdown of the grants.
- Philly nonprofit wins grant to fight immigration bias. // HR Specialist: Pennsylvania Employment Law;Dec2010, Vol. 5 Issue 12, p5
The article announces that the Lutheran Children and Family Service from Eastern Pennsylvania has received grant funds from the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) which is provided to help victims of immigration discrimination in the U.S.
- Maybrook & Wallkill receive grants to add police officers. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;05/25/98, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p31
Presents information on the Federal monies that will be provided by the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) at the United States Department of Justice. Partitioning of the Federal monies; Significance of COPS grants.
- Local law enforcement is getting robbed. Wade, Beth // American City & County;Jun2002, Vol. 117 Issue 8, p4
Comments on the proposed budget of the U.S. Department of Justice for 2003 which would eliminate Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) funding for local law enforcement hiring. History of COPS; Consequences of strengthening homeland security at the expense of community policing;...
- Taking aim at gangs. Preston, Mark // American City & County;Jul2005, Vol. 120 Issue 8, p40
Focuses on the role of local governments in addressing the gang violence discussed at the U.S. Conference of Mayors meeting in April 2005. Implication of the increase in gang operations across the country; Estimated number of gangs operating in the country according to the U.S. Department of...
- Justice Department awards grants to fight recidivism-- New York and New Jersey among the biggest recipients. Townes, Glenn // New York Amsterdam News;10/5/2006, Vol. 97 Issue 41, p4
The article reports that the decision by the U.S. Department of Justice to award more than $12 million in federal funds to 20 states to fight recidivism, has made New York and New Jersey the biggest recipients. Under the program, the New York Division of Criminal Justice received more than...
- Justice Department Indicates Broad Interpretation of Rules Prohibiting Acceptance of Gratuities From Parties to Certain Federally Funded Contracts. Hayman, Russell; Hyman, Ursula; Newman, Stephen J. // Venulex Legal Summaries;1999 Q4, p1
The article focuses on the plan of the U.S. Justice Department to read broadly rules that prohibit solicitation or acceptance of gratuities from parties to certain federally funded contracts. The plan covers hospitals and other nonprofit organizations that receive federal grant money. Rule 36 of...
- Department of Justice funds lesbian domestic violence programs; FCHC receives some $$$. Berlo, Beth // Bay Windows;1/20/2000, pN.PAG
Reports on the move of the U.S. Department of Justice to the grant funds to the National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs under the Violence Against Women Act. Expansion of existing domestic violence programs for lesbian, bisexual and transgender women; Organizations that will benefit from...
- Justice Department Awards Reentry Aid. // Corrections Compendium;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p50
The article reports on the grants awarded by the U.S. Department of Justice's Office of Justice Programs to a number of states through the agency's Prisoner Re-entry Initiative (PRI). Funding will be given to state agencies to help inmates returning to their communities. The PRI will also assist...