Rural and Small Department Violent Crime Reduction Program

Federal Funding Agency:

Bureau of Justice Assistance

Applicant Eligibility:

City or township, county, or federally recognized Native American tribal governments

Due Date: Deadline May 15, 2024, 8:59 pm Eastern Application
JustGrants Deadline May 22, 2024, 8:59 pm Eastern

Funding Amount:

Up to $300,000

Agency Solicitation:

The goal of this program is to increase the capacity of police departments or prosecutors’ offices to fully implement programming and activities that reflect critical elements found in the Violent Crime Reduction Operations Guide or the Prosecutors’ Guide to Reducing Violence and Building Safer Communities to combat violent crime.

With this solicitation, the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) seeks to support small and rural agencies in their efforts to combat violent crime through the implementation of a comprehensive violent crime reduction strategy.