National Institute of Justice

The Office of Justice Programs (OJP) is currently operational through 5:00 p.m. (EST) on March 1, 2019.  OJP staff, systems, and services are available to assist grantees, stakeholders, and the public.  While OJP remains operational, grantee payment requests received through the Grants Payment Request System (GPRS) will be processed and submitted for payment on a daily basis.  If OJP’s operational status changes, OJP will notify grantees regarding the impact on its services and systems.

Importance & Impact of Cold Case Units

Practitioners from across the criminal justice system speak to the importance of cold case units and the impact they can have.

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Searching for the Missing in a City of Millions

Double helix

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Since 2003, NIJ has supported maximizing the use of DNA technology to help improve the investigation and analysis of missing and unidentified persons. Learn about the real-world impact of NIJ’s support in New York City in our NIJ Journal article.

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