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The City of New Orleans

Mayor Mitchell J. Landrieu

Office of Criminal Justice Coordination

The Mayor's Office of Criminal Justice Coordination coordinates the efforts of public and private agencies involved in the City's crime control, criminal justice and victim assistance activities. The office administers, monitors and evaluates state and federal grants to facilitate crime reduction efforts. The office acts as the staff of the Criminal Justice Council, which decides the allocation and distribution of criminal justice grant fund for Orleans Parish as the official "pass through" agency for the Louisiana Commission on Law Enforcement. These principal duties are conducted with an eye toward coordination of all public and private efforts in the public safety and criminal justice areas.

Criminal Justice Council Special Meeting Dates

  • June 16, 2015
  • September 15, 2015

The September special meeting will be held at City Hall on the 8th Floor in the Homeland Security Conference Room #8E10 at 2:00PM.

The public is invited and encouraged to attend. Any questions regarding this meeting should be forwarded, in writing, to the Office of Criminal Justice Coordination, Room #8E15, 1300 Perdido St. New Orleans, LA 70112.

Criminal Justice Council Jail Population Subcommittee

  • July 1, 2015

The Criminal Justice Council Jail Population Subcommittee meeting will be held at City Hall on the 9th Floor in the Department of Homeland Security at 1:30PM.

The public is invited and encouraged to attend. Any questions regarding this meeting should be forwarded, in writing, to the Office of Criminal Justice Coordination, Room #8E15, 1300 Perdido St. New Orleans, LA 70112.

Criminal Justice Council Regular Meeting Dates

  • February 25, 2015
  • May 19, 2015 - CANCELED
  • August 27, 2015 - CANCELED
  • December 3, 2015

The May and August meetings will be held at City Hall on the 9th Floor in the Department of Homeland Security.

The December meeting will be held at City Hall in the 8th Floor Homeland Security Conference Room.

All meetings will be held at 1:00PM at the aforementioned locations unless publicly posted otherwise.

The public is invited and encouraged to attend. Any questions regarding these meetings should be forwarded, in writing, to the Office of Criminal Justice Coordination, Room #8E15, 1300 Perdido St. New Orleans, LA 70112.

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Public Notices 

Notice is hereby given of the availability of FY15 federal funds through the Office for Victims of Crime housed in the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs. This funding is to support the provision of direct services to victims of crime at no cost to victims. Programs must be operated by a public agency, a nonprofit organization or a combination of such agencies. Priority shall be given to victims of sexual assault, spousal abuse, child abuse, and underserved populations. The Louisiana Commission on Law Enforcement administers and allocates these funds through the Orleans District.

The total amount available to the Orleans District is $3,420,895.All applicants are required to provide a 20% cash and/or in-kind match with the following exception: a 5% cash and/or in-kind match is required for Native American tribes/organizations on reservations. Projects will be funded on an 18-month basis.

Complete guidelines and instructions for submitting proposals may be obtained from:

George Lawrence
Office of Criminal Justice Coordination
City Hall
1300 Perdido Street
Room 8E15
New Orleans, LA, 70112

(504) 658-4040

The deadline for submitting program proposals is Friday, September 4, 2015.

Proposals will be considered for approval at the Criminal Justice Council meeting scheduled for Tuesday, September 15, 2015 at 2pm in City Hall, Room 8E10. Representatives of agencies under consideration will be required to attend this meeting in order to receive funding.


Public notice: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

Notice is hereby given of the availability of federal funds through the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention housed in the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs.  The goal is to improve juvenile justice systems by increasing the availability and types of prevention and intervention programs and juvenile justice system improvements. Eligible applicants are units of general local government or combinations, local private agencies, and Indian tribes that perform law enforcement functions (as determined by the Secretary of Interior) and that agree to comply with the requirements specified in paragraphs (11), (12), and (13) of the JJDP Act, applicable to the detention and confinement of juveniles.  The Louisiana Commission on Law Enforcement administers and allocates these funds through the Orleans District.

The total amount of funds available for FY14 to the Orleans District is $38,944.  Projects will be funded on a 12-month basis.

Complete guidelines and instructions and worksheets for applying may be obtained from:

Tuwán R. Brown
Grants Program Manager
1300 Perdido Street,
Room #8E15
New Orleans, LA 70112
(504)658-4079
tbrown@nola.gov.

The deadline for submitting is September 4, 2015.

Proposal will be considered for approval at the Criminal Justice Council meeting scheduled for Tuesday, September 15, 2015 at 2pm in City Hall, Room 8E10. Representatives of agencies under consideration will be required to attend this meeting in order to receive funding.

 
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