OJJDP

AcronymDefinition
OJJDPOffice of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (federal agency)
OJJDPOffice of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Program (Northern Mariana Islands)
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Municipal elected officials who would like to access funds should contact the OJJDP representative (listed in the box at right) to determine what actions are being taken in your particular state.
To accomplish this goal, the appropriated funds from OJJDP enable ACA to conduct the 20th Annual National Juvenile Corrections and Detention Administrators' Forum; maintain a juvenile justice library; provide leadership training to 35 employees of the juvenile justice department in one state; and provide technical assistance to juvenile practitioners.
The OJJDP awards grants to States, for which localities are eligible, through a State Advisory Group (SAG).
These opening remarks were followed by the keynote address, which was provided by Michael Costigan, chief of staff at OJJDP. His remarks focused on the direction in which OJJDP is moving and their priorities, as well as the future of the organization.
Bill McCollum (R-Fla.), chairman of the subcommittee, would eliminate the existing programs and functions of the OJJDP and replace them with a new Office of Juvenile Youth Crime Control.
Sharing this venture with OJJDP, ACA's mission for more than 131 years has been to "exert a positive influence on national correctional policy and to promote the professional development of individuals working in all aspects of the corrections field." National juvenile practitioners joined ACA in this effort and attended this forum.
The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) presents Juvenile Gun Courts: Promoting Accountability and Providing Treatment, which draws on the experiences of policymakers and practitioners involved with juvenile gun courts to describe their development.
The NIJ is a component of the Office of Justice Programs (OJP), which also includes the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS), Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP), and the Office of Victims of Crime (OVC).
OJJDP remains committed to supporting initiatives to reduce DMC, including improved and expanded delinquency prevention efforts in minority communities.
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This Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) guide was written by parents and family members who have experienced the disappearance of a child.
Wilson, Deputy Administrator of the Department of Justice's Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP).