This is to notify that the next Full Council meeting of the Criminal Justice Coordinating Council will take place on September 23, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. in the Room 3 of the State Bar Building. We will be providing the Minutes from the June 3, meeting for your review, as well as the Agenda and documents pertinent to this meeting well in advance of September 23rd.
CJCC is hosting the 2016 Georgia Victim Assistance Academy in Marietta, GA on July 10th–15th. The Georgia Victims Assistance Academy (GVAA) is a comprehensive, skill-base
The Judicial, District Attorney, and Circuit Public Defender Compensation Commission (the "Commission") submitted its 2015 report pursuant to O.C.G.A. 515-22-4.
Members of the Criminal Justice Coordinating Council convened on Friday, September 23, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. to discuss and approve the awards submitted under the 2016 VOCA Competitive Request for Applications. Please click "read more" to view the full award list appoved by the Council.
Increase in Payout for Funeral Expenses
The Georgia Crime Victims Compensation Program (CVCP) is pleased to announce that the categorical cap for funeral expenses has increased! The CVCP can now reimburse up to $6,000 for funeral expenses for crimes that occurred in Georgia on or after May 6, 2015. Please click here for an updated application and more information on program benefits.