OJP Launches New Web Site
OJP (Office of Justice Programs) has launched CrimeSolutions.gov, a resource to help practitioners and policymakers understand what works in justice-related programs and practices. The Web site includes information on 125 justice-related programs and assigns "evidence ratings" to indicate whether there is evidence from research that a program achieves its goals. (OJP)
U.S. Resource Map of Crime Victim Services & Information: check for state-specific information
For an overview please check: The History of the Crime Victims’ Movement in the United States Published December 2004
On March 1, 2003, U.S. Customs and Border Protection became the nation’s first comprehensive border security agency with a focus on maintaining the integrity of the nation’s boundaries and ports of entry.
Check the difference options listed in the blue ribbon or conduct a keyword search. For instance, Border Security covers the following areas:
The Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) - the United States' primary source for criminal justice statistics.
Administered by the Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice, it offers justice and substance abuse information to support research, policy, and program development worldwide. Link to the National Criminal Justice Reference Service homepage.