Who We Are

The Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) National Training and Technical Assistance Center (NTTAC) is a training and technical assistance (TTA) resource to help state, local, and tribal justice agencies achieve safer communities.

What We Do

BJA NTTAC works to improve the criminal justice system by providing rapid, expert, and coordinated TTA to support practitioners in reducing violent and drug-related crime, supporting law enforcement, managing offenders, and combating victimization.

How We Can Help

BJA and BJA NTTAC can provide your agency FREE TTA to address your community’s justice-related challenges. We support a wide variety of services – from onsite and distance learning training to assistance in implementing evidence-based programs – to address the unique needs of your community.

Justice Topics

BJA NTTAC offers TTA services across a broad spectrum of areas, from law enforcement, to crime prevention, to justice information-sharing. Click on any one of the topics below to learn more.

Key Initiatives

Apply to Participate in the National Public Safety Partnership

The National Public Safety Partnership (PSP) provides an innovative framework to enhance federal support of state, local, and tribal law enforcement and prosecution authorities in aggressively investigating and prosecuting violent criminals. PSP is currently accepting training and technical assistance requests from local jurisdictions facing sustained levels of violent crime far in excess of the national average. Read more about the application process.

Violence Reduction Response Center

Is your agency looking for resources to address violent crime in your community, but is not sure where to start? Visit the Violence Reduction Response Center for more information on training and technical assistance, grant opportunities, and publications available through the U.S. Department of Justice.