FLETC Sexual Assault Prevention and Response in Campus and Residential Training Settings Virtual Training Summit

This free online summit, hosted by the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC),  provides attendees with a focused opportunity to learn prevention strategies and the response to sexual assaults in the residential training environment context. This event will take place during the afternoon of September 26 – 28, 2023. Speakers will share lessons learned and…

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Handling Sensitive Investigations in Rural Communities: Sexual Assault and Intimate Partner Violence Cases

On Thursday, August 17, at 2:00pm ET, the Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Assistance’s Rural Violent Crime Reduction Initiative (RVCRI) will host a webinar to discuss strategies, promising practices, and lessons learned for handling sensitive investigations in rural communities, including cases of sexual assault and intimate partner violence. Attendees will hear from Brian Eads,…

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Establishing Connections: Integrating Victim Services in Rural Law Enforcement Agencies Webinar – July 2023

On Thursday, July 6, at 2:00pm ET, the Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Assistance’s (BJA’s) Rural Violent Crime Reduction Initiative (RVCRI) is hosting a webinar addressing strategies for providing victim services in rural communities, best practices, and lessons learned. Attendees will hear from Caroline Huffaker, Senior Program Manager at the National Policing Institute and…

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Rural Violent Crime Reduction Initiative Grant Opportunity and Application Office Hours – March 2023

RVCRI, funded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance and supported by the National Policing Institute and Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC), provides grants, training, and technical assistance (TTA) support to law enforcement agencies addressing violent crime challenges in rural areas. Awards will range from $25,000 – $150,000. Applications and awards will be made on a…

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Rural Violent Crime Reduction Initiative Solicitation Webinar – February 2023

The Rural Violent Crime Reduction Initiative (RVCRI) team is thrilled to announce the launch of the second application cohort of the RVCRI Grant Application! RVCRI, funded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance and supported by the National Policing Institute and Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC), provides grants and training and technical assistance (TTA) support to…

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Rural Violent Crime Reduction Initiative Grant Opportunity and Application Office Hours

December 5, 2022, 2:00pm – 3:00pm, ET RVCRI, funded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance and supported by the National Policing Institute and Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC), provides grants, training, and technical assistance (TTA) support to law enforcement agencies addressing violent crime challenges in rural areas. Awards will range from $25,000 – $150,000. Applications…

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Rural Violent Crime Reduction Initiative Solicitation Webinar

The Rural Violent Crime Reduction Initiative (RVCRI) team is thrilled to announce the launch of the RVCRI Microgrant Application! RVCRI, funded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance and supported by the National Policing Institute and Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC), provides microgrants and training and technical assistance (TTA) support to law enforcement agencies addressing violent…

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Introducing the Rural Violent Crime Reduction Initiative!

The Rural Violent Crime Reduction Initiative (RVCRI) team is thrilled to announce the launch of the RVCRI website and Microgrant Application! RVCRI, funded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance, and supported by the National Policing Institute and LISC provides microgrants and training and technical assistance (TTA) support to law enforcement agencies addressing violent crime challenges…

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