Criminal Justice Coordinating Council

Innovating Criminal Justice – Empowering Victims

A Georgia where criminal justice and victims’ service programs are just, accessible, and compassionate.

Forensic Medical Examinations & Forensic Interviews

The Victims Compensation Division can pay for Forensic Medical Examinations (FME) and Forensic Interviews (FI). The FME and FI programs cover the costs incurred by providers who work with victims.

Human Trafficking Task Force

The Georgia Statewide Human Trafficking Task Force addresses the need for coordination, communication, and collaboration on a statewide level.

Press Releases and Announcements

2022 Byrne JAG Public Notice

PURSUANT TO SEC. 502 (3) OF THE FEDERAL OMNIBUS CRIME AND SAFE STREETS ACT OF 1968, THE STATE OF GEORGIA IS HEREBY MAKING KNOWN TO THE PUBLIC THAT THE STATE APPLICATION FOR FUNDING THROUGH THE BYRNE JAG FORMULA GRANT PROGRAM, AUTHORIZED BY THE ACT, IS OPEN FOR REVIEW AND COMMENT. A COPY OF OUR STATE’S APPLICATION TO THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, BUREAU OF JUSTICE ASSISTANCE, FOR GEORGIA’S SHARE OF THE FY 2022 FEDERAL ALLOCATION UNDER THE ACT IS MADE AVAILABLE FOR YOUR REVIEW. 

School Safety Initiatives and Law Enforcement Training Funding Announcement

Today, the Criminal Justice Coordinating Council (CJCC) is pleased to announce the release of a grant opportunity to award $4.5 million as part of the Law Enforcement Training Grant Program. Eligible applicants include local and state law enforcement agencies. The program provides funding for training on school safety, use-of-force, de-escalation, and mental health. The funding opportunity will be released on July 15, 2022, and close on August 15, 2022. CJCC will post the solicitation on the Current Funding Opportunities page of CJCC’s website and announce the opportunity through the CJCC Listserv and social media.

CJCC Identifying Predictors of Mental Illness in County Jail Data Report

CJCC Identifying Predictors of Mental Illness in County Jail Data Report 

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