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The Criminal Justice Council Seeking Nominations for the Inaugural Beau Biden Award for Outstanding Criminal Justice Program

Criminal Justice Council | News | Date Posted: Thursday, July 28, 2016

WILMINGTON, Del. – At a 2016 meeting of the Criminal Justice Council, the membership voted to introduce an annual “Outstanding Criminal Justice Program Award” to one of its programs that merits recognition for providing effective services to address criminal justice issues in their communities. Known for his dedication to serving others, this award has been […]




Delaware Department Of Justice Announces Availability Of $2 Million In Re-Entry Grants

Criminal Justice Council | Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Thursday, July 21, 2016

Funds Represent Largest New State Investment In Community-Based Re-Entry Programs In At Least a Decade Attorney General Matt Denn announced Thursday that workshops will be held in early August to explain to non-profit groups how they can apply for grants from $2 million that has been set aside to support community-based efforts to reduce recidivism among […]




Child Predator Task Force Investigation Leads to Arrest

Criminal Division | Criminal Justice Council | Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | Date Posted: Friday, March 18, 2016

An undercover investigation by the Delaware Child Predator Task Force into the solicitation of a minor for the purpose of engaging in prohibited sex acts, resulted in the arrest of 35-year-old Joshua Rutherford of Camden-Wyoming. In mid-February, investigators say Rutherford began a chat conversation with an undercover investigator he believed was the father of a […]




Delaware Criminal Justice Council VOCA-Assistance Funding and Bidder’s Conference

Criminal Justice Council | Date Posted: Friday, February 5, 2016

Wilmington, Del- The Delaware Criminal Justice Council (CJC) has released a competitive solicitation for the FFY2015 VOCA-Victims Assistance Grant Program. The CJC is soliciting applications for potential funding under the FFY2015 Victims of Crime Act (“VOCA”) Victims Assistance Program. These are grant funds the CJC administers through the United States Department of Justice, Office for […]




February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month

Criminal Justice Council | Domestic Violence Coordinating Council | Date Posted: Friday, February 5, 2016

Wilmington, Del. – Today, February 5th, Governor Markell signed the proclamation declaring February as Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month (TDVAPM). Each February, President Obama and Delaware’s Governor declare this special month to bring awareness to this issue and educate young people on the signs of teen dating violence. The proclamation will hear remarks […]







  Category: Criminal Justice Council


The Criminal Justice Council Seeking Nominations for the Inaugural Beau Biden Award for Outstanding Criminal Justice Program

Criminal Justice Council | News | Date Posted: Thursday, July 28, 2016

WILMINGTON, Del. – At a 2016 meeting of the Criminal Justice Council, the membership voted to introduce an annual “Outstanding Criminal Justice Program Award” to one of its programs that merits recognition for providing effective services to address criminal justice issues in their communities. Known for his dedication to serving others, this award has been […]




Delaware Department Of Justice Announces Availability Of $2 Million In Re-Entry Grants

Criminal Justice Council | Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Thursday, July 21, 2016

Funds Represent Largest New State Investment In Community-Based Re-Entry Programs In At Least a Decade Attorney General Matt Denn announced Thursday that workshops will be held in early August to explain to non-profit groups how they can apply for grants from $2 million that has been set aside to support community-based efforts to reduce recidivism among […]




Child Predator Task Force Investigation Leads to Arrest

Criminal Division | Criminal Justice Council | Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | Date Posted: Friday, March 18, 2016

An undercover investigation by the Delaware Child Predator Task Force into the solicitation of a minor for the purpose of engaging in prohibited sex acts, resulted in the arrest of 35-year-old Joshua Rutherford of Camden-Wyoming. In mid-February, investigators say Rutherford began a chat conversation with an undercover investigator he believed was the father of a […]




Delaware Criminal Justice Council VOCA-Assistance Funding and Bidder’s Conference

Criminal Justice Council | Date Posted: Friday, February 5, 2016

Wilmington, Del- The Delaware Criminal Justice Council (CJC) has released a competitive solicitation for the FFY2015 VOCA-Victims Assistance Grant Program. The CJC is soliciting applications for potential funding under the FFY2015 Victims of Crime Act (“VOCA”) Victims Assistance Program. These are grant funds the CJC administers through the United States Department of Justice, Office for […]




February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month

Criminal Justice Council | Domestic Violence Coordinating Council | Date Posted: Friday, February 5, 2016

Wilmington, Del. – Today, February 5th, Governor Markell signed the proclamation declaring February as Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month (TDVAPM). Each February, President Obama and Delaware’s Governor declare this special month to bring awareness to this issue and educate young people on the signs of teen dating violence. The proclamation will hear remarks […]