New: OJJDP COVID–19 Guidance: State Juvenile Detention and Correctional Facilities
October is National Bullying Prevention Month. Access OJJDP's Model Programs Guide for information about evidence-based bullying prevention programs.
President Trump has proclaimed October 2020 as National Substance Abuse Prevention Month in which we recommit to combating alcohol and drug addiction. OJJDP offers various resources to aid in the fight against substance abuse.
The Justice Grants System (JustGrants) and the Department of the Treasury’s Automated Standard Application for Payments (ASAP) are now available for award management and payment activities.
The July/August newsletter highlights OJJDP's virtual tribal consultation and the activities and accomplishments of a youth peer guide in Indian country.
In fiscal year 2019, OJJDP awarded more than $323 million to support state, local, and tribal efforts to deter delinquency and safeguard children.
The Juvenile Justice Reform Act of 2018 (JJRA) reauthorizes and substantially amends the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974. The JJRA Redline tracks changes implemented by the new law.
Protecting Youth from Gangs on Social Media Webinar
Participants will learn in this webinar, recorded on June 30, 2020, how gangs use social media to recruit and carry out illegal activity; how to identify these threats; and how to apply knowledge and tools to protect youth. View archived webinar
Effective Monitoring Systems
An OJJDP Compliance Monitor explains the Juvenile Justice Reform Act mandate that states must have an "effective" system of monitoring compliance with the core requirements of the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act. More from the State Relations and Assistance Division National Training Conference.