FY 2009 Recovery Act Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program - Public Notice

PUBLIC NOTICE

The Bureau Statistics and Plans will submit an application to the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Assistance for funding under the Recovery Act Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program State Solicitation for fiscal year 2009.  These funds will be used to address the following priorities in Guam’s FY 2009 – 2012 Drug Control, Violent Crime and Criminal Justice Systems Improvement Strategy: law enforcement, sexual assault, treatment and rehabilitation, technology improvements, violent crime, and evaluation. These priorities are consistent with the federal purpose areas for the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant. They also reflect crime and public safety statistics and issues for Guam.  This grant application will be available for public review at the Bureau of Statistics and Plans located in the Ricardo J. Bordallo Complex in Adelup, Hagatna, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., workdays from April 7, 2009 to May 6, 2009.  Written comments on the FY 2009 Program Narrative must be received by the Bureau by no later than 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 6, 2009.