TTA News & Information

The National Police Foundation recently published its Police Data Initiative: Best Practices Guide (5-Part Series) – a resource for executives and members of local law enforcement agencies responsible for developing and releasing open data. Using real-world examples, the guide provides best practices on how to:

The Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) released three new solicitations seeking applications from state, local, and tribal criminal justice jurisdictions and agencies, as well as training and technical assistance (TTA) providers, to work in a host of areas ranging from crime reduction to tribal justice. See below for a list of the fiscal year (FY) 2018 and 2019 solicitations and the associated deadlines. This page is updated as new solicitations are released.

The Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) and the Major Cities Chiefs Association (MCCA) recently released a resource that outlines successful actions and activities for combating violent crime across various communities in the United States. The Violent Crime Reduction Operations Guide offers guidance on combining best practices and research-based strategies to support effective crimefighting efforts.