A National Voice in Criminal Justice Policy

The National Criminal Justice Association represents state, local and tribal governments on crime control and crime prevention issues. Our members represent all facets of the criminal and juvenile justice community.

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Join NCJA to receive government affairs news, funding information, access to our online community, conference discounts, promising practices, and so much more.

ConnectGrants, a regularly updated library of funding solicitations, is available exclusively for NCJA members.

NCJA’s Career Center is open to job seekers and employers. Search jobs, post openings, upload resumes, and receive job alerts.

Semester-long and summer internships are available to undergraduate students.

News and Updates

news and update thumbnailsCOVID-19 Resources

Find resources to better understand COVID-19, the federal response, and best practices to respond to the novel corona virus, or join the conversation on Connect2Justice.

news and update thumbnailsGrants Management TTA for State and Local Agencies

Our training and technical assistance covers all areas of grants management and administration and can be tailored to meet your jurisdiction's needs.

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The 2020 Forum on Criminal Justice will be held October 25-28 at the Renaissance Cleveland Hotel in Cleveland, Ohio. Save the date!

news and update thumbnailsHow Do States Invest Byrne JAG Grant Dollars?

See how states spend Byrne JAG funds to improve the justice system and check out our database of promising Byrne JAG-funded programs.