TTA News & Information Archive

Join the Justice Clearinghouse for the webinar “DNA Basics: Understanding DNA Evidence in Criminal Investigations and Prosecutions” on Thursday, April 5 from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. ET. During the webinar, participants will learn how DNA evidence is gathered and analyzed during criminal investigations, as well as how it is used and presented in prosecutions.

On March 27, 2018, the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) National Training and Technical Assistance Center (NTTAC) released a request for proposal (RFP) to solicit a cadre of subject matter experts to support the Prosecution Assessment Training and Technical Assistance (TTA) Program. Through this program, experts will provide assistance directly to prosecutors’ offices to ensure violent crime cases are prioritized and to help prosecutors strengthen their cases and increase convictions.

Join the Association of State Criminal Investigative Agencies (ASCIA) and the Police Foundation for “Use of Force Investigations Guide – An ASCIA and Police Foundation Webinar” on Thursday, March 29 from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. ET. During the webinar, participants will learn about the Considerations and Recommendations Regarding State and Local Officer-Involved Use-of-Force Investigations guide.

The Bureau of Justice Assistance recently released 14 new solicitations seeking applications from training and technical assistance providers to work in a host of areas ranging from prosecution reform to anti-terrorism training. See below for a list of the fiscal year (FY) 2018 solicitations and the associated deadlines. This page is updated as new solicitations are released.