Office of Criminal Justice Grants

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE), Office of Criminal Justice Grants (OCJG) acts as the State Administering Agency (SAA) or designated pass-through entity for various federal grant programs from the United States Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs. OCJG secures, distributes, and manages federal grant funds for Florida's Criminal justice and law enforcement community.

Federal grant programs administered by OCJG include:
 
Program Code Program Name
JAG Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant
PREA Prison Rape Elimination Act
BVP Bullet Proof Vest Partnership
RSAT Residential Substance Abuse Treatment
NARIP NICS Act Record Improvement Program
NCHIP National Criminal History Improvement Program

OCJG also administers state grants approved by the Florida Legislature for pass-through to local law enforcement and criminal justice agencies, as well as some non-profit entities.

OCJG Offers the following services to recipients and subrecipients:

  • Federal and Subaward Grant Management
  • Technical Assistance
  • Programmatic and Financial Monitoring
  • Planning
  • Research
  • Assessment
  • Interagency Coordination
  • Program Facilitation
  • Program Development
  • Program Management

For additional information on any program or service offered by OCJG, please contact our office.

Florida Department of Law Enforcement
Office of Criminal Justice Grants
P.O. Box 1489
Tallahassee FL, 32302
(850) 617-1250