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This state participates in the Federal Title II formula grants program.

Review the following information to access contacts, funding information, state plans, performance measures, and more.


OJJDP State Program Manager
Ashley Washington
State Program Manager
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
[email protected]

Juvenile Justice Specialist
Jessica Wheeler
Deputy Director Children and Youth Division
Governor's Office of Crime Control & Prevention
100 Community Place, 1st Floor
Crownsville, MD 21032
[email protected]

State Planning Agency Director
V. Glenn Fueston, Jr.
Executive Director
Governor's Office of Crime Control & Prevention
100 Community Place, 1st Floor
Crownsville, MD 21032
[email protected]

State Advisory Group Chair
Heather Chapman
Associate Vice President
United Way Ben Center
100 Community Place
Crownsville, MD 21032
[email protected]

Compliance Monitor
Bill Harper
Juvenile Justice Compliance Monitor and Anti-Human Trafficking Training Coordinator
100 Community Place, 1st Floor
Crownsville, MD 21032
[email protected]

RED Coordinator
William Jernigan
Director of Prevention Services and Statewide Racial and Ethnic Disparities (RED)
100 Community Place, 1st Floor
Crownsville, MD 21032
[email protected]

The OJJDP Title II Formula Grants Program provides funding to support state and local efforts to plan, establish, operate, coordinate, and evaluate policies and projects, directly or through grants and contracts with public and private agencies, for the development of more effective education, training, research, prevention, diversion, treatment, and rehabilitation programs, as well as justice system improvement efforts.

The Formula Grants Program is authorized under the JJDP Act of 1974, as amended, at 34 U.S.C. § 11131-11133. Pursuant to Part B of Title II of the JJDP Act, to receive formula grants, states must submit a plan for carrying out Formula Grants Program activities applicable to a 3-year period.

Title II Formula Grant Eligibility: Participating State

Distribution of Formula Grants for Fiscal Year 2018

FY 2018 Prison Rape Elimination (PREA) Award Amount $12,465*
FY 2018 Formula Grant Award Level $736,134
     Non-Compliance Reduction $0
     State Award Level Less Non-Compliance $736,134
     Less PREA Reduction $11,936
     FY 2018 Title II Allocation $724,198
     FY 2018 Title II Non Compliance Redistribution $9,877
     FY 2018 American Samoa NPS Redistribution $1,446
     FY 2017 American Samoa NPS Redistribution $1,395
     PREA FY 2017 Award Amount in Abeyance n/a
     FY 2016 Wisconsin Non-Compliance Redistribution $8,826
Total FY 18 Title II Award $745,742
FY 2018 Estimates for the Native American Pass-through Amount n/a

Learn about the methodology for determining the distribution of Juvenile Justice Formula Grants by State.

View charts of formula grant funds for all states and territories by fiscal year.


Active Awards in Maryland

Below find active OJJDP awards in Maryland. These include Title II awards and all other funding from OJJDP.