CJCC releases applications for Safe Harbor for Sexually Exploited Children Grant Program

ATLANTA, GA - The Criminal Justice Coordinating Council (CJCC), on behalf of the Safe Harbor Commission, released a solicitation today for applications for the Safe Harbor for Sexually Exploited Children Grant Program.

Open Grant Opportunity – FY2022 Juvenile Justice Incentive Grant Program

The Criminal Justice Coordinating Council (CJCC) is pleased to announce, that it is seeking applications for competitive funding for qualified counties in the State of Georgia.

Apply Today: Juvenile Justice SAG's Youth Subcommittee!

The Georgia Juvenile Justice State Advisory Group's (SAG) Youth Subcommittee is looking for passionate youth who are eager to make a change in juvenile justice.

CJCC Awarded Grant to Combat Elder Abuse

ATLANTA, GA - Older adults in Franklin and Hart Counties will be better protected against abuse thanks to a $400,000 federal grant awarded to the Criminal Justice Coordinating Council (CJCC). The three-year grant, one of only ten awarded nationwide, is funded by the US Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women, and aims to support a comprehensive approach to addressing elder abuse. The grant partners, Harmony House Child Advocacy Center/Sexual Assault Center, Franklin and Hart Counties Sheriff’s Departments, Northern Judicial Circuit Office of the District Attorney, and Legacy Link Area Agency on Aging, will work cohesively in identifying and prosecuting elder abuse in Franklin and Hart Counties.

CJCC Awards 3 New Projects Under the Family Justice Center Initiative

ATLANTA – The Criminal Justice Coordinating Council (CJCC) is pleased to announce the approval of $300,000 Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) funding for three new projects under the Family Justice Center Initiative. After a rigorous review process, CJCC has selected the following communities to receive funding: Crisis Line & Safe house in Macon, Georgia, Cobb County District Attorney’s Office in Marietta, Georgia, and Waycross Shelter for Abused Persons in Waycross, Georgia.

CJCC Awards 11 New Projects Under the Opioid Affected Youth Initiative

ATLANTA (October 16, 2020) — The Georgia Criminal Justice Coordinating Council (CJCC) is pleased to announce the approval of over $500K for 11 new projects under the Opioid Affected Youth Initiative (administered by 8 subgrant recipients).

First Lady, CJCC Launch Statewide Human Trafficking Hotline

Atlanta, GA – Today First Lady Marty Kemp joined the Criminal Justice Coordinating Council's (CJCC) Georgia Coalition to Combat Human Trafficking to announce the creation of a statewide anti-trafficking hotline at 1-866-ENDHTGA.

Byrne JAG Formula Grant Program Public Notice

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.

NIBRS Guide for LEA’s

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is changing the way it will report crime statistics. Beginning in 2021, the FBI will use data that law enforcement agencies (LEAs) report to its National-Incident Based Reporting System (NIBRS).

GA Statewide Human Trafficking Task Force Meeting Rescheduled

The next GA Statewide Human Trafficking Task Force Meeting has been rescheduled for July 8, 2020 from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm. The meeting will be held virtually.