Annually, the NIJ
facilitates research and development to improve how the criminal justice system gathers and uses evidence.
Bullet Proof Vest with NIJ
IIIA level provides protection against 9mm TT pistol at 10 metre distance.
Building on the positive findings from the follow-up analysis of SVORI, NIJ
has started a long-term investment in assessing the impact of SCA on offender reentry.
We show that the NIJ
constitutes approximately half of the total overflow transport and nearly all of the densest component," added Pickart.
A relatively small percentage of plates that would have met the NIJ
standards are failing under the military testing protocols, he says.
Abstracts for papers for presentation at the symposium are being accepted until October 15, 2008, through the Trace Evidence Symposium Web site established by NIJ
The magazine said that the NIJ
had commissioned Sterling Photonics of Albuquerque, New Mexico, to develop a portable version for police.
budget, at about $50 million per year, is about 5 percent of the budget of the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), which sponsors Monitoring the Future, and about 10 percent of the budget of the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment, which funds the household survey.
According to a statement from the Center for Substance Abuse Research at the University of Maryland, NIJ
hopes to replace ADAM with a data collection system that would provide a national estimate of drug use among arrestees.
In view of previously reported problems with selected outcome evaluations managed by the National Institute of Justice (NIJ
), GAO assessed the methodological quality of a sample of completed and ongoing NIJ
outcome evaluation grants.
This intersection of concern and interest in reducing alcohol-related violence has led over the years to a number of fruitful collaborations between NIAAA and NIJ
In the year 2000, however, NIJ
anticipates that all ADAM sites will begin using a new data-collection instrument (NIJ
, 2000, 1999a).