The Criminal Justice Grants Committee has a scheduled meeting by conference call for Wednesday, August 27, 2014. Please cont
State & Local Anti-Terrorism Training Program
The United States Attorney’s Office-Middle District of Georgia, the Criminal Justice Coordinating Council, and the Regional Organized Crime Information Center are co-hosting a Specialized Workshop on the Sovereign Citizen Movement. The workshop will be held in Columbus, GA, on September 16, 2014. Please click here to register online.
2013 Statewide Accountability Court Funding Use and Needs Survey
The Georgia Statistical Analysis Center (SAC) is pleased to release the final report of the 2013 Statewide Accountability Court Funding Use and Needs Survey. In June 2013, SAC launched a project to survey and interview judges and court coordinators on behalf of the Accountability Court Funding Committee. The goal was to determine current needs for services and funding in Georgia's state-funded accountability courts. Data analysis found that courts are operating at 85% capacity-in part due to staff and treatment shortages. Offenders attending accountability courts face significant barriers, which may preclude some eligible participants from receiving the assistance they need. Such barriers include a lack of readily accessible transportation, housing, and employment.
SB 187 takes effect on July 1, 2014. In anticipation of the changes brought about by this legislation, CJCC will host a meeting for stakeholders to discuss the implementat
The Criminal Justice Coordinating Council (CJCC) is making known to the public that its next meeting will occur on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 2:00 pm.