Community Traffic Safety Program

  The four Community Traffic Safety Program offices are located throughout the state and support the Division’s Highway Traffic Safety programming. The staff of these offices work to engage with local law enforcement agencies in their respective regions to implement traffic enforcement efforts in these areas as well as education and awareness related to traffic […]

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Juvenile Justice Title II Grant

Overview The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) Title II Formula Grants Program provides funding to support state and local efforts to plan, establish, operate, coordinate, and evaluate policies and projects, directly or through grants and contracts with public and private agencies, for the development of more effective education, training, research, prevention, diversion, […]

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Bulletproof Vest Partnership

Overview The Patrick Leahy Bulletproof Vest Partnership (BVP), created by the Bulletproof Vest Partnership Grant Act of 1998 is a unique U.S. Department of Justice initiative designed to provide a critical resource to state and local law enforcement.

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Project Safe Neighborhoods

Overview Project Safe Neighborhoods (PSN) is designed to create and foster safer neighborhoods through a sustained reduction in violent crime, including, but not limited to, addressing criminal gangs and the felonious possession and use of firearms.

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Residential Substance Abuse Treatment Grant

Overview The Residential Substance Abuse Treatment (RSAT) for State Prisoners Program assists states, local, and tribal governments in the development and implementation of substance abuse treatment programs in state, local, and tribal correctional and detention facilities. Funds are also available to create and maintain community reintegration services for offenders after they are released from incarceration. […]

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Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grant

Overview The Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program awards grants to states and units of local government to help improve forensic science and medical examiner/coroner services, including services provided by laboratories operated by states and units of local government.

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Law Enforcement Programs

Overview The Law Enforcement area of the division administers grants to help police officers, sheriff’s deputies, and state troopers better serve and protect Alabama residents. It also serves to provide funding for improving forensic science services and prevention/treatment initiatives for inmates and troubled youth. Some grant funding helps law enforcement agencies obtain new or updated […]

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Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant

Overview The Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant program (Byrne JAG) is the leading source of federal justice funding to state and local jurisdictions. The program provides states, tribes, and local governments with critical funding necessary to support a range of program areas including law enforcement, prosecution, indigent defense, courts, crime prevention and education, corrections […]

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Domestic Violence Trust Fund

Domestic Violence Trust Fund is a state funded grant that provides funds to assist certified DV Shelters in Alabama. This program is funded through the Marriage Licenses fees that are collected throughout the State of Alabama. In order to receive these funds, the agency must be certified through the Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence. The […]

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Sexual Assault Services Grant Program

Established in 2009, the Sexual Assault Services Grant Program is the first federal funding stream solely dedicated to the provision of direct intervention and assistance for victims of sexual assault by supporting rape crisis centers and other nonprofit, nongovernmental organizations. The purpose of SASP is to provide core services, direct intervention, advocacy, accompaniment (i.e., accompanying […]

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