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OJJDP FY 09 Title II Formula Grants Program application with a 3 year plan update from FY 09 to FY11. 11.

Award Information

Award #
Awardee County
Santa Fe
Congressional District
Funding First Awarded
Total funding (to date)

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 New Mexico will be using Title II Formal grant funds for the following program areas: 9-Delinquency Prevention, 10-Disproporationate Minority Contact, 13-Gender Specific Services, 19-Juvenile Justice System Improvement, 22-Native American Pass-through, and 26-Rural Area Juvenile Programs.

Date Created: July 13, 2009