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Report of the Assistant Attorney General for Justice Programs, Fiscal Year 1986

NCJ Number
105286
Author(s)
National Institute of Justice
Date Published
January 1987
Length
51 pages
Annotation
This annual report highlights Fiscal Year 1986 accomplishments in the U.S. Department of Justice's Office of Justice Program (OJP) and its major agencies: the Bureau of Justice Assistance, the Bureau of Justice Statistics, the National Institute of Justice, and the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention.
Abstract
The report explains provisions of the Justice Assistance Act of 1984, which established OJP to oversee criminal justice research and statistics, as well as administer a new program of financial and technical assistance to State and local governments. After listing budget allocations for key OJP programs, the report highlights 1986 activities in areas directly controlled by OJP, such as the Office for Victims of Crime and Office of Civil Rights Compliance. Accomplishments of the four major agencies are highlighted.

Date Published: January 1, 1987