U.S. Department of Justice, Office Of Justice Programs, Innovation - Partnerships - Safer Neighborhoods
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, Working for Youth Justice and Safety
skip navigationAbout OJJDPE-NewsOJJDP resources organized topicallyFundingProgramsState representatives and organizations that administer OJJDP programsPublicationsOJJDP's Statistical Briefing BookOJJDP conferences, teleconferences, and juvenile justice-related eventsTools
    Home > Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

Spotlight

New Reports Highlight OJJDP's Tribal Green Reentry Grantee Experiences

RTI International and American Indian Development Associates have released a series of reports highlighting the grant experiences of three tribal communities that participated in OJJDP’s Tribal Juvenile Detention and Reentry Green Demonstration (“Green Reentry”) program:

More icon
  OJJDP Supports National Drug Facts Week

OJJDP is supporting National Drug Facts Week from January 26 to February 1, 2015. The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) sponsors National Drug Facts Week to encourage teens to get factual information from scientific experts about drugs and drug abuse through community-based events, social media, a live online chat, and contests. More icon

 
From the Administrator
Robert L. Listenbee

photo of Robert L. Listenbee

Administrator Listenbee shares a video message highlighting the release of “Ending Violence So Children Can Thrive,” a report with comprehensive policy recommendations from the Advisory Committee of the Attorney General’s Task Force on American Indian and Alaska Native Children Exposed to Violence.


In Focus News @ a Glance: Bimonthly Electronic NewsletterSubscribe button JUVJUST OJJDP's E-mail Information ResourceSubscribe button

See the studies that are helping to inform OJJDP’s policy and program development.

OJJDP works to prevent gang involvement, girls' delinquency, and underage drinking.

OJJDP assists victims of child abduction and commercial sexual exploitation.

OJJDP supports mentoring, tribal youth programs, AMBER Alert, faith-based and community initiatives, and meeting the educational needs of system-involved youth.

Stay Connected with OJJDP:

OJJDP News @ a Glance,
November/December 2014

OJJDP announces the availability of OJJDP News @ a Glance, November/December 2014. This issue’s top story and video message from Administrator Listenbee highlight the release of “Ending Violence So Children Can Thrive,” a report with comprehensive policy recommendations from the Advisory Committee of the Attorney General’s Task Force on American Indian and Alaska Native Children Exposed to Violence.

Other features highlight the Office’s fiscal year 2014 grant awards, OJJDP-convened roundtables on mentoring and the needs of LGBTQ youth, and more. More icon

Nomination Deadline Extended for National Missing Children's Day Awards

The nomination deadline has been extended to January 29, 2015, for the 2015 National Missing Children's Day awards. Each year, the U.S. Department of Justice, through OJJDP, recognizes individuals, organizations, and agencies that have made a difference in recovering abducted children and protecting children from exploitation.  More icon