Blog posts en Virtual Best Practices Workshop Focuses on Technology and FOIA <p>The Chief FOIA Officers Council Technology Committee highlighted best practices for agencies to further leverage technology to advance FOIA administration.</p> Thu, 21 May 2020 00:00:00 -0400 252adf20-b1ff-4ea9-abe0-7801e904488b The Department of Justice’s Office of Overseas Prosecutorial Development, Assistance and Training (OPDAT) Provides COVID-19 Related Technical Assistance to Partner Countries <p>Since 1991, OPDAT has provided expert assistance and case-based mentoring to foreign counterparts to develop justice systems that can combat transnational crime, corruption, and terrorism consistent with international standards (<i>e.g</i>. the UN Convention against Corruption).</p> Thu, 21 May 2020 00:00:00 -0400 071592ea-b50f-4ab2-8204-e052cb28e0fc OVW Honors Law Enforcement During Police Week Thu, 14 May 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Laura L. Rogers, Acting Director, Office on Violence Against Women 6dbb73da-7014-4e69-bb3b-c5dc39453003 OIP Now Offers Virtual FOIA Training for Agency FOIA Professionals <p>OIP is now accepting registration for topic-specific FOIA training sessions to be offered online.?</p> Tue, 05 May 2020 00:00:00 -0400 32c4ea57-eb73-4339-9dd5-59fd1ae11751 Fox News Op-Ed: Americans can help DOJ fight child exploitation amid pandemic <p>Over the past few months, our lives have changed dramatically due to COVID-19. We have seen the best of America emerge – our nation’s medical professionals, first responders, and supply chain workers have acted heroically, along with so many others.</p> Sat, 02 May 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Assistant Attorney General Beth A. Williams 2b608f40-6c0c-43f0-aded-08f80a4b0ea6 Western Hemisphere: ICITAP Webinar Supports Pathology and Crime Scene Investigation During COVID-19 Pandemic <p>On April 27, ICITAP’s Central America mission conducted a webinar titled “Pathology and Crime Scene Investigation (CSI) During the COVID-19 Pandemic” for hundreds of subject matter experts from throughout the Western Hemisphere. Chaired by ICITAP-Central America’s Attaché, the 80-minute webinar began with a pre-recorded media interview from the Dominican Republic, which highlighted the critical work currently carried out by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner (OCME) in Washington, DC.</p> Mon, 27 Apr 2020 00:00:00 -0400 ed88fd3d-db93-480f-92f9-2cf074292bd0 Courts, Police and Advocates Use Technology During Pandemic to Help Prevent Domestic Violence <p>Many victims of domestic abuse are currently left no option than to shelter in place and to stay in their home with their abuser to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. As a result, many communities are implementing creative solutions, often working remotely and incorporating the use of technology, to protect victims and prevent violence.</p> Tue, 21 Apr 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Laura L. Rogers, Acting Director, Office on Violence Against Women 3a38e373-ca5e-4f90-bf5c-184141477d0e Pandemic Punctuates 19th Annual National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month <p>The spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the United States is having a dire effect on all Americans, but victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking are uniquely burdened by this crisis.</p> Mon, 20 Apr 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Laura L. Rogers, Acting Director, Office on Violence Against Women 2f0beb95-3cda-40e7-b139-4c1422306e0f Increased Risk of Domestic Violence Requires Proper Gun Safety <p>As citizens across the nation follow public health instructions to shelter in their homes to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus Disease, victims of domestic violence and sexual abuse are facing increased risk to their own personal safety.</p> Tue, 14 Apr 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Laura L. Rogers, Acting Director, Office on Violence Against Women 0faa5555-f857-415c-be14-5912545396b7 Washington Examiner Op-Ed: How the Justice Department is standing up for civil rights amid coronavirus pandemic Thu, 09 Apr 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Eric S. Dreiband, Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division 06a24b5e-1713-4168-a73f-284bc1d942c7 Best Practices Workshop on Technology in FOIA to Be Held Virtually <p>**Now Virtual at New Time** The previously scheduled Best Practices Workshop on FOIA and technology featuring the Chief FOIA Officer Council Technology Committee will now be held online.</p> Tue, 07 Apr 2020 00:00:00 -0400 c1b87351-0ab9-4624-82a9-c61d96dbc59a Update on Operation Lady Justice: Task Force Continues Work to Address Missing and Murdered American Indians and Alaska Natives Tue, 24 Mar 2020 00:00:00 -0400 c882bd40-e060-49b9-a98e-d9caa009d973 2019 FOIA Litigation and Compliance Report Now Available <p>Newly published FOIA Litigation and Compliance Report details a range of efforts by OIP to encourage government-wide compliance with the FOIA, including new policy guidance, robust government-wide training, and other open government initiatives.</p> Tue, 17 Mar 2020 00:00:00 -0400 10d4885b-d582-462f-af0e-7355d26b7294 Kick off Sunshine Week 2020 with the Department of Justice <p>Join us in an early celebration of Sunshine Week 2020 this Thursday, March 12.??</p> Wed, 11 Mar 2020 00:00:00 -0400 3c037489-2654-4187-a825-356a344816b5 Fiscal Year 2019 FOIA Data Available <p>OIP is pleased to announce that it has uploaded the Fiscal Year 2019 Annual FOIA Report data for all 118 agencies subject to the FOIA onto</p> Wed, 04 Mar 2020 00:00:00 -0500 6454752d-cf0b-41a3-b2bb-03f87f7bfdda OPDAT-Created Courtroom Security Manual Presented in Malaysia <p>On March 4, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, the country’s first Manual on Courtroom Security in Terrorism Cases was presented to the Chair of Malaysia’s National Judicial Security Committee (NJSC) for consideration and adoption.</p> Wed, 04 Mar 2020 00:00:00 -0500 49a6a6c6-8db8-4840-98f0-cfe92460dc57 Rescheduled Best Practices Workshop on Technology in FOIA <p>**NEW DATE: April 20**? Agency FOIA professionals are invited to join OIP and OGIS for a joint Best Practices Workshop on FOIA and technology featuring the Chief FOIA Officer Council Technology Subcommittee.</p> Fri, 28 Feb 2020 00:00:00 -0500 2586550f-9061-4a49-ba10-fc6f82e4e593 Pakistan: ICITAP Completes Advanced First Aid Course with National Highway & Motorway Police <p>On February 28, ICITAP concluded the Advanced First Aid Course at the National Highway & Motorway Police (NHMP) Training Facility in Kot Ranjit.</p> Fri, 28 Feb 2020 00:00:00 -0500 bcdd018c-939c-492c-b66c-01b48ba7ac32 Nepal: ICITAP Mentors National Police to Strengthen Criminal Investigative Capacity <p>On February 28, ICITAP completed an intensive two-week engagement to provide the Nepal Police Job Task working group assistance in finalizing the criminal investigator task list, equipment list, and risk analysis lists for criminal investigator position.?</p> Fri, 28 Feb 2020 00:00:00 -0500 e67e6c29-ba6a-402f-9546-2cf4c9096041 OPDAT Strengthens Central American Coordination against MS-13 and 18th Street Gangs <p>On February 27, in Antigua, Guatemala, OPDAT hosted an <i>Operation Regional Shield</i> meeting with prosecutors, investigators, and analysts from Honduras, El Salvador, Guatemala, and Mexico.</p> Thu, 27 Feb 2020 00:00:00 -0500 463339dd-dc36-4f6f-bcef-ffa4a927bc66 The Americans with Disabilities Act 30th Anniversary: Furthering the Promise <p>2020 marks the 30th anniversary of President George H.W. Bush signing the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) into law.?Throughout this 30th anniversary year, the Division is publishing a monthly series of blog posts highlighting the impact that our recent ADA enforcement efforts have made in people’s everyday lives. We celebrate the many ways in which the ADA has transformed American society and enabled a generation of Americans with disabilities to thrive.?At the same time, we recognize that too many barriers to equal opportunity remain.?We recommit to our work of making the promise of the ADA a reality, enabling all Americans with disabilities to achieve their dreams and reach their full potential.</p> Wed, 26 Feb 2020 00:00:00 -0500 380c50bf-74a6-4655-a414-407f6f0f74c4 National African American History Month: Remembering Rosa Parks’ Work to Address Sexual Assault Mon, 24 Feb 2020 00:00:00 -0500 Laura L. Rogers, Acting Director, Office on Violence Against Women b69ee73b-8082-43d9-8652-92dfb957eb4c Legal Aid Interagency Roundtable Meets to Discuss Legal Services for Human Trafficking Victims <p>On February 21, members of the Legal Aid Interagency Roundtable (LAIR)—co-chaired by the Department of Justice and the Domestic Policy Council—met at the White House to discuss best practices for providing legal services to victims of human trafficking.</p> Fri, 21 Feb 2020 00:00:00 -0500 c3bd3218-95af-4489-9298-1b8783f2e4c5 ICITAP Leads International Delegation at AAFS Annual Meeting <p>On February 21, ICITAP’s Senior Forensic Advisor concluded ICITAP’s participation at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences in Anaheim, CA. This year’s event was titled “Crossing Borders.” ICITAP led a delegation of 20 international participants from Mexico, Panama, Costa Rica, Nepal and Montenegro.</p> Fri, 21 Feb 2020 00:00:00 -0500 62ba7d4f-7509-431b-b32a-f66008023405 Panama: ICITAP Completes Train-the-Trainer Program with National Police <p>On February 21, ICITAP’s Train-The-Trainer course successfully concluded with the graduation of 15 members of the Panamanian National Police (PNP) by ICITAP’s three-person training team.</p> Fri, 21 Feb 2020 00:00:00 -0500 fe57bd30-98f7-42c6-8770-98f195c88d3e 三级日本在线观看视频