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2014
April 3 Murder Victims and the Missing To Be Honored Statewide This Weekend
April 2 Maryland State Board of Victim Services to Hold Governor's Victim Assistance Awards Luncheon
April 1 Maryland Awards $287,702 to Help Victims of Sexual Assault
February 19 Fourth Meeting of Listening Tour Scheduled by MD Commission For Effective Community Inclusion of Individuals With Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
February 6 Third Meeting of Listening Tour Scheduled by MD Commission For Effective Community Inclusion Of Individuals With Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
January 28 Second Meeting of Listening Tour Scheduled by MD Commission For Effective Community Inclusion Of Individuals With Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
January 15 First Meeting of Listening Tour Scheduled by MD Commission For Effective Community Inclusion Of Individuals With Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
January 9 Listening Tour Scheduled by Commission for Effective Community Inclusion of Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
2013
September 12 Communities Organize To Fight Human Trafficking
August 8 First Meeting of the Task Force on Juvenile Court Jurisdiction Set for August 8, 2013
July 23 13 jurisdictions across the state have been awarded grants to speed up the issuance of protective orders for domestic violence victims.
July 16 One Million Dollars Committed to Help Victims of Crime
July 8 Maryland Announces $728,916 in Grants to Monitor Sex Offenders
June 19 New Date for First Meeting of Task Force on Juvenile Court Jurisdiction
May 23 Close-Up: St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office Crime Analysis Program
May 20 Governor O'Malley Convenes 2nd Annual Conference on Combating Human Trafficking in Maryland
May 9 Close-Up: Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design
April 17 Murder Victims and the Missing To Be Honored Statewide This Weekend
April 10 New Community Resource For Neighborhood Crime Prevention
April 6 Leading Victims' Rights Activist Vincent Roper has Died
April 3 Maryland State Board of Victim Services Holds Governor's Victim Assistance Awards and First Annual Crime Victim and Advocate Commemorative Day Luncheon
January 9 Listening Tour Scheduled by Commission for Effective Community Inclusion of Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
2012
November 28 BJAG Grants Awarded In Maryland This Year
November 13 GOCCP Awards $6.7 Million In Grants to Help Victims of Crime
October 24 VAWA Grants Awarded in Maryland This Year
September 24 Cecil Co. Crime Initiative Yields Dozens of Arrests
September 6 Update from the Task Force to Study Access of Individuals with Mental Illness to Regulated Firearms
August 23 Privacy Protections Available For Those Seeking Protective and Peace Orders
August 16 Task Force on Mental Illness and Firearms to Hold First Meeting
August 2 Victim Services Grants Renewed for 20 Maryland Organizations
July 30 22 Agencies Receive $928,478 for Gun Violence Reduction
July 25 Maryland Announces $728,916 in Grants to Monitor Sex Offenders
July 18 State Announces Grants to Local Police Departments for Life-Saving Body Armor
June 26 Four States And DC Discuss Regional Approach To Crime
May 23 Four-Hundred Specialists Took Part in Conference on Combating Human Trafficking in Maryland
May 7 New Training Webpage Offered for GOCCP Partners, Stakeholders
May 2 Maryland State Board of Victim Services to Hold Governor's Victim Assistance Awards Luncheon
April 22 Murder Victims and the Missing To Be Honored Statewide This Weekend
February 8 Maryland Selected to Join Policy Academy on Justice Information Sharing
2011
December 16 GOCCP Executive Director Kristen Mahoney Graduates from Leadership Maryland Class of 2011
November 3 GOCCP Awards More Than $7 Million In Grants to Help Victims of Crime
November 1 Table of Grants for S*T*O*P Violence Against Women Act Funding
October 20 $2.8 Million Grants Awarded Statewide for Crime Fighting and Prevention
October 13 GOCCP Awards Crime Lab Grants to 7 Agencies
October 12 Governorís Criminal Justice Training Commission to Begin Thursday
September 8 GOCCP Awards $300,000 In Grants Aimed At Prevention of Sexual Violence
August 30 GOCCP Executive Director Kristen Mahoney and Deputy Executive Director Ed Parker are in leadership positions with the National Criminal Justice Association
August 10 Maryland's high-tech "Dashboard" has won national recognition for Innovation in Government
July 28 Maryland Ruled in Compliance with SORNA -- the Federal Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act
July 25 State Commits More Than Half-a-Million Dollars to Protect Children Travelling to School
July 19 GOCCP Awards $311,111 For Local Response to Child Abuse Cases
July 14 21 Agencies Receive $928,477.00 for Gun Violence Reduction
July 1 Maryland Announces $613,723 in Grants to Community Service Programs
June 28 GOCCP Announces $2.3 Million Effort Focusing on Most Violent Offenders
June 23 Maryland Announces $728,910 in Grants to Monitor Sex Offenders
June 23 GOCCP Awards $1,521,578 for Juvenile Accountability Programs
June 21 $581,205 Committed to Make Juvenile Justice System More Equitable
June 20 Victim Services Grants Renewed For 25 Maryland Organizations
June 10 GOCCP Co-Sponsors First Statewide Conference On Disproportionate Minority Contact
April 25 Maryland State Board of Victim Services Governorís Victim Assistance Awards Luncheon
April 7 Murder Victims and the Missing To Be Honored Statewide This Weekend
January 1 Maryland Law Enforcement Improves Efficiency with Multidatabase Access
2010
December 13 State Receives Federal Grant to Address Disproportionate Minority Contact
November 8 US Attorney, GOCCP Announce Grants to Fight Guns and Gangs
October 22 An independent advisory board has issued a resolution praising progress by the Department of Juvenile Services at Marylandís youth facilities
October 22 Resolution from the Advisory Board for Juvenile Justice praising the Dept. of Juvenile Services
October 22 Victims can have their voices heard at a Victims' Town Hall, 5:30 pm-7:30 pm Oct. 26, in Silver Spring.
October 14 GOCCP Awards 10 Crime Lab Grants to 8 Agencies
October 7 No-Cost Legal Instruction Available For Neighborhood Preservation and Safety
October 7 Gang Awareness Training Scheduled for Worcester and Wicomico Counties
September 2 On September 25 the Maryland Crime Victimsí Resource Center will co-sponsor a National Day of Remembrance in Washington for homicide victims.
September 2 A free legal program is available to help Maryland community leaders protect and improve their neighborhoods.
August 10 Governor O'Malley's statement on Maryland's First gang law conviction
August 9 GOCCP Releases Fact Sheets for Maryland Jurisdictions
August 6 Governor O'Malley Announces Significant Milestone in DNA Program
August 4 Governor Attends National Night Out Activities
August 4 Maryland intensifies the fight against auto thieves
August 4 Maryland's Violence Prevention Initiative Honored by National Criminal Justice Association
August 3 In Salisbury, Safe Streets = Success
July 28 Prince Georgeís Police and a local community have come up with a novel way to teach kids to take control of their lives: cooking
July 20 Maryland Teens Gain New Insights and Ideas for a Healthy and Safe Lifestyle
July 20 Crime-Fighting Crosses State Borders
July 15 Victims Town Hall held in Salisbury
July 8 Governor Martin O'Malley, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake announce extended hours for ten City recreation centers
July 8 Voice of the Victims To be Heard
July 2 Salisbury Police Arrest Two Suspects in June 28 Homicide
June 29 GOCCP Awards More Than $2.4 Million to Programs for Violence Prevention
June 25 Governor O'Malley Enacts Public Alert System For Killers-At-Large
June 18 GOCCP Expands To Social Media
June 7 New Moves Underway to Protect Victims of Domestic Violence
May 25 Governorís Representative To Attend Salisbury Safe Streets Meeting
May 24 Justice Department Officials To View Maryland's Best Practices
May 11 Neighborhoods Groups and Law Enforcement To Collaborate in Metro Regional Summit
May 4 Governor Martin O'Malley Signs Comprehensive Sex Offender Legislation
April 27 Six Rape Crisis Centers Receive Grants
April 13 State Agencies Observe Victimsí Rights Week
April 12 Community Groups and Law Enforcement Invited to Eastern Regional Summit
March 25 Local Leaders To Attend Crime Prevention Summit
March 3 Maryland To Support DNA Testing for Those Arrested for Certain Felonies
February 18 Recovery Act Helps State Police Departments Hire 112 Officers
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