BJS http://ojpsdcweb257.ojp.usdoj.gov/index.cfm Latest publications, products and solicitations Tue, 06 Apr 2021 15:29:24 GMT Federal Justice Statistics, 2017-2018 http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=7346 (Publication) <br /> This report is the 32nd in an annual series based on data from BJS's Federal Justice Statistics Program, which began in 1979. <br /> 4/6/2021, NCJ 254598, Mark Motivans Victims of Identity Theft, 2018 http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=7326 (Publication) <br /> This report describes the number of persons age 16 or older who experienced identity theft in 2018. <br /> 4/1/2021, NCJ 256085, Erika Harrell Time Served in State Prison, 2018 http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=7307 (Publication) <br /> This report presents findings on the time served by prisoners released from state prison in 2018. <br /> 3/30/2021, NCJ 255662, Danielle Kaeble Disabilities Reported by Prisoners: Survey of Prison Inmates, 2016 http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=7306 (Publication) <br /> This brief presents findings based on data collected in the 2016 Survey of Prison Inmates, a survey conducted through face-to-face interviews with a national sample of state and federal prisoners across a variety of topics, such as their demographic characteristics, socio-economic background, health, and involvement with the criminal justice system. <br /> 3/30/2021, NCJ 252642, Mariel Alper, Jennifer Bronson, Laura M. Maruschak Parents in Prison and Their Minor Children: Survey of Prison Inmates, 2016 http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=7309 (Publication) <br /> This brief presents findings based on data collected in the 2016 Survey of Prison Inmates, a survey conducted through face-to-face interviews with a national sample of state and federal prisoners across a variety of topics, such as their demographic characteristics, socio-economic background, health, and involvement with the criminal justice system. <br /> 3/30/2021, NCJ 252645, Mariel Alper, Jennifer Bronson, Laura M. Maruschak Veterans in Prison: Survey of Prison Inmates, 2016 http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=7308 (Publication) <br /> This brief presents findings based on data collected in the 2016 Survey of Prison Inmates, a survey conducted through face-to-face interviews with a national sample of state and federal prisoners across a variety of topics, such as their demographic characteristics, socio-economic background, health, and involvement with the criminal justice system. <br /> 3/30/2021, NCJ 252646, Mariel Alper, Jennifer Bronson, Laura M. Maruschak Human-Trafficking Offenses Handled by State Attorneys General Offices, 2018 http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=7266 (Publication) <br /> This report details the information reported by state attorneys general offices in 43 states, the District of Columbia, and 3 territories on their human trafficking laws in 2018. <br /> 3/23/2021, NCJ 254803, Suzanne M. Strong FY 2021 Census of Law Enforcement Training Academies http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=fun (Solicitation) <br /> The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) is seeking applications for funding for the Census of Law Enforcement Training Academies (CLETA). This program furthers the Department's mission by promoting cooperative law enforcement partnerships and advancing effective criminal justice programs using rigorous research and statistics. <br /> Grants.gov Application Deadline: 11:59 p.m. eastern time on March 29, 2021; JustGrants Application Deadline: 11:59 p.m. eastern time on April 12, 2021 FY 2021 Continuation of the Federal Justice Statistics Program http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=fun (Solicitation) <br /> The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) is seeking applications for funding for the fiscal year (FY) 2021 continuation of the Federal Justice Statistics Program (FJSP). This data collection program is a component of the BJS Criminal Justice Statistics Program. The FJSP provides information on the federal criminal case processing of defendants arrested, prosecuted, adjudicated, sentenced, and in prison, with a focus on linking records across stages of the case process. BJS has sought to maximize the utility of the FJSP by providing the data and tools to support evidence-based analyses for DOJ and other executive, legislative, and judicial branch agencies. This includes expanding the information available through the Federal Criminal Case Processing query tool and demonstrating new ways the federal data, especially through record-linkage tools, can be analyzed to develop evidence to support policymaking. This program furthers the Department's mission by increasing transparency, collaboration, and reporting of federal criminal justice agencies. <br /> Grants.gov Application Deadline: 11:59 p.m. eastern time on March 30, 2021; JustGrants Application Deadline: 11:59 p.m. eastern time on April 13, 2021 FY 2021 National Criminal History Improvement Program (NCHIP) http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=fun (Solicitation) <br /> The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) is seeking applications for funding for the fiscal year (FY) 2021 National Criminal History Improvement Program (NCHIP). This program furthers the Department's mission to reduce violent crime and address gun violence by enhancing the criminal justice capabilities of U.S. state and tribal governments by improving the accuracy, utility, and interstate accessibility of criminal-history and related records in support of national record systems and their use for name- and fingerprint-based criminal history background checks. For the purpose of this solicitation, "state" includes the District of Columbia and U.S. territories. <br /> Grants.gov Application Deadline: 11:59 p.m. eastern time on April 8, 2021; JustGrants Application Deadline: 11:59 p.m. eastern time on April 15, 2021 FY 2021 NICS Act Record Improvement Program (NARIP) http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=fun (Solicitation) <br /> The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) is seeking applications for funding for the 2021 National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) Act Record Improvement Program (NARIP). This program furthers the Department's mission by enhancing the completeness, automation, and transmittal of records to state and federal systems used by the NICS. Eligible states and tribes may receive grant funding to improve the completeness, automation, and transmittal of records to state and federal systems. For the purpose of this solicitation, the term "state" includes the District of Columbia and U.S. territories. <br /> Grants.gov Application Deadline: 11:59 p.m. eastern time on April 22, 2021; JustGrants Application Deadline: 11:59 p.m. eastern time on April 29, 2021