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Local delinquency prevention

Award Information

Award #
2009-JF-FX-0012
Location
Congressional District
Status
Closed
Funding First Awarded
2009
Total funding (to date)
$600,000

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2009, $600,000)

The Formula Grants Program is authorized under the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (JJDP) Act of 2002. The purpose of this program is to support State and local delinquency prevention and intervention efforts and juvenile justice system improvements. Program areas may include: Planning and administration; State Advisory Group allocation; compliance monitoring; juvenile justice issues for American Indian tribes; prevention of substance abuse by juveniles; prevention of serious and violent crimes by juveniles; prevention of juvenile gang involvement and illegal youth gang activities; prevention of delinquent acts and identification of youth at risk of delinquency; and improvement of juvenile justice system operations, policies, and procedures including establishing a system of graduated sanctions, treatment programs, and aftercare.
The State of Rhode Island plans to use Title II Formula funds for program area 6-compliance monitoring (contract for compliance monitoring services), area 7-court services (pre- and post-adjudication services), area 10-DMC, area 22-Native American pass-through, area 9-delinquency prevention and area 35-strategic community action planning.
NCA/NCF

Date Created: August 12, 2009