Office of Justice Programs' 2010 Annual Report Highlights Impact of Funded Programs

Nov 03, 2011, 14:22 ET from Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs

WASHINGTON, Nov. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Justice's Office of Justice Programs (OJP) today announced the availability of its Fiscal Year (FY) 2010 Annual Report, Mapping a Course.

The Annual Report covers OJP's progress in advancing the Administration's public safety goals in FY 2010.  Chapters focus on Outreach, Collaboration, Innovation, and Accountability and provide specific examples of accomplishments.  The report contains stories and quotes that offer greater insight into the programs described, while sidebars highlight OJP's research, statistics, and evidence-based initiatives.

In FY 2010, OJP awarded nearly 5,000 grants totaling $2.6 billion.  Sections of the report showcase the work of individual criminal and juvenile justice practitioners and their impact on the safety of communities throughout the country. 

TITLE: OJP FY 2010 Annual Report, Mapping a Course


OJP, headed by Assistant Attorney General Laurie O. Robinson, provides federal leadership in developing the nation's capacity to prevent and control crime, administer justice, and assist victims.  OJP has seven components: the Bureau of Justice Assistance; the Bureau of Justice Statistics; the National Institute of Justice; the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention; the Office for Victims of Crime; and the Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering, and Tracking.  More information about OJP can be found at


SOURCE Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs