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2014-09-03 16:32:05

Company enhances local and statewide efforts to help criminal justice agencies at a national level for another term. LOUISVILLE, Ky., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Appriss Inc., the nationwide provider of VINE®, has been named Project Performance Company, LLC's (PPC) official partner in a follow-on contract by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) to support the enhancement, operation, and maintenance of the federal Victim Notification System (VNS). According to the Justice...

2014-08-22 23:05:41

Fountain Valley fitness boot camp invites the community to have a great time getting fit, with proceeds going to local non-profit. Fountain Valley, CA (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 Minorities in Orange and Los Angeles counties are among the most under-served groups when it comes to mental health and recovery from trauma. Casa de Familia is one local non-profit that is trying to bridge the gap between local minorities and the help they need. A local fitness boot camp is pitching in by making the...

2014-08-19 23:02:43

Personal Trainer, Carolyn Grashof, offers outdoor personal training classes. Kimberton, PA (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 Fitbody Personal Training LLC announces new dates for their outdoor training class session. Get ready for a fun way to take your Thursday night or Saturday morning workout away from the gym and prepare to energize your body with a challenging outdoor workout from FitBody Personal Training LLC. Personal trainer near King of Prussia PA, Carolyn Grashof is taking her boot camp...

2014-08-18 12:25:47

WASHINGTON, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Between 1997 and 2011, the number of youth held in residential placement facilities declined by 42 percent for juvenile offenders and 64 percent for status offenders to the lowest levels since the first census was conducted, according to a bulletin released today by the Justice Department. The Office of Justice Programs' Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) bulletin, Juveniles in Residential Placement,...

2014-08-12 12:25:14

WASHINGTON, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Justice's Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) has released Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program, 2014, which describes steps used in the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) formula calculation process to determine award amounts for states, local governments, and territories. It presents summary results of the FY 2014 allocation amounts. The Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2005 merged the...

2014-08-05 23:02:58

Personal Trainer, Carolyn Grashof, offers outdoor personal training classes. Kimberton, PA (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 Fitbody Personal Training LLC announces new dates for their outdoor training class session. Get ready for a fun way to take your Thursday night or Saturday morning workout away from the gym and prepare to energize your body with a challenging outdoor workout from FitBody Personal Training LLC. Personal trainer near King of Prussia PA, Carolyn Grashof is taking her boot camp...

2014-07-31 12:26:22

WASHINGTON, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Justice's Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) released Jails in Indian Country, 2013, which presents findings from the 2013 Survey of Jails in Indian Country, an enumeration of 79 jails, confinement facilities, detention centers, and other correctional facilities operated by tribal authorities or the Bureau of Indian Affairs. The report examines trends from 2000 to 2013 in the number of adults and juveniles held,...

2014-06-30 12:21:33

WASHINGTON, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Justice's Office of Justice Programs' (OJP) today announced a significant milestone for the National Motor Vehicle Title Information System (NMVTIS). With today's announcement, Illinois, Michigan, and Texas are joining 41 states in submitting title and brand data to the system, which now includes 96 percent of the U.S. vehicle population. Overseen by OJP's Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), NMVTIS provides...

2014-06-18 23:05:55

Petty Theft Loss Prevention Program Success Leads to Expanded Adoption Nationwide SALT LAKE CITY (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Turning Point Justice (TPJ), the trusted provider of collaborative loss prevention solutions for retailers, and its partner the National Association for Shoplifting Prevention (NASP), today announced that Sears Holdings Corp. is expanding TPJ loss prevention solutions at select Sears and Kmart locations nationwide. The Court Alternative Program (CAP) is an innovative...

2014-06-17 12:25:19

******PUBLICATION ADVISORY****** WASHINGTON, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Justice's Bureau of Justice Statistics has released Seasonal Patterns in Criminal Victimization Trends, which uses data from the National Crime Victimization Survey to examine the seasonal patterns in violent and property crime victimization in the United States from 1993 to 2010. Seasonal patterns are periodic fluctuations in the victimization rates that tend to occur at the...


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