Collection of information about governmental (federal, state, and local) and non-governmental agencies, organizations, and services that provide assistance within the criminal justice system.
Last Updated: Jan 4, 2015
- Attorney General Guidelines for Victim and Witness Assistance 2011 & Rev. 2012
In effect as of October 1, 2011. Revised in May 2012. The Guidelines are an essential manual for Department personnel, providing them with the guidance and skills to ensure that the Department continues to provide victims and witnesses with the very highest level of service.
- BJS: Bureau of Justice Statistics
Established in 1979, the BJS collects, analyzes, publishes, and disseminates information on crime, criminal offenders, victims of crime, and the operation of justice systems at all levels of government. Gives an overview of publications and products, key facts, data collections, funding, data analysis tools, terms & definitions, and related links.
- Federal Sentencing Manual Guidelines
2010 federal sentencing guidelines manual is available, effective November 1, 2010. Additional emergency amendments are contained in a Supplement to the 2010 Guidelines Manual.
- Office of National Drug Control Policy
Information about the organization, policy, treatment, prevention, market disruption, drug facts, international, state & local, publications, and press releases.
- U.S. Department of Justice: Federal Criminal Law
Information about the FBI, U.S. Attorney's Office, Tribal Justice Agencies, and Bureau of Indian Affairs.
- U.S. Sentencing Commission
Current information regarding sentencing guidelines. Users may sign up for email updates from the USSC listserv.
- ATF: Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
Information about the agency, career opportunities, enforcement, news, field divisions, and links to related forms, publications, laws, regulations, and rulings. It also links to bomb data center and related statistical data.
- DEA: Drug Enforcement Administration
Information about the agency (its history, organization, programs, operations, and offices), law enforcement related information (most wanted, major operations, training programs, statistics, and facts), drug prevention programs for young adults and others, drug policy related materials (Controlled Substances Act, Federal Trafficking Penalties, drug scheduling), and publications.
- FBI: Federal Bureau of Investigation
Information about the agency, its history, current services, news, resources for law enforcement, for community (i.e. outreach activities, publications, community partnership, adopt-a-school program), and for researchers (Freedom of Information Act, crime statistics, etc.).
- U.S. Department of State
Information about the state, policy issues, countries & regions, economics & energy, arms control & security, democracy & global affairs, public diplomacy & public affairs, assistance & development.
- Immigration Law: Federal Agencies
A list of federal agencies related to immigration law. As part of the Immigration Law Information and Assistance Guide.
- New York State Commission of Correction
The Commission of Correction is a three member deliberative body that meets monthly to discuss variances, maximum facility capacities, proposed changes in regulations, mortality investigations, and other matters that may arise.
- New York State Department of Correctional Services
Information about the agency with option to locate a facility and contact information.
- New York State Division of Parole
Information about the organization, legislation, programs and resources, related links (NYS police, probation, corrections, prevention of domestic violence, crime victims board, etc.), and contact info.
- New York State Division of Probation and Correctional Alternatives
DPCA promotes public safety, ensure offender accountability, provide restitution to victims and reduce recidivism.
- Correctional Association of New York
It is an independent, non-profit organization founded by citizens in 1844 and granted a unique authority by the New York State Legislature to inspect prisons and to report its findings and recommendations to the legislature, the public and the press.
- New York State Uniform Court System
Information about the court system, judges, jurors, individual courts, job and internship opportunities, attorneys, litigants, and specific information regarding court forms and filing fees.
- New York State Police
Information about crime prevention, criminal investigation, firearms, NYS criminal justice links, public information office, publications, ticket inquiries, traffic safety, and wanted criminals & missing persons.
- NYS Criminal Justice Services
A multi-function criminal justice support agency with a variety of responsibilities: collection and analysis of statewide crime data; operation of the DNA databank and criminal fingerprint files; administration of federal and state criminal justice funds; support of criminal justice-related agencies statewide; and administration of the state’s Sex Offender Registry.
- NYS Criminal Justice Services - Operation Safe Child
This program was created to to promote child safety by providing parents and guardians with the tools to protect their children.
- City of Yonkers - Crime Prevention Tips
Collection of links and information.
- City of Yonkers - Domestic Violence Unit
Lists hotline and emergency contact information.
- Westchester County Criminal Justice Website
This website links to the Westchester County Department of Corrections, Westchester County Department of Public Safety, and Westchester County Department of Probation.
- Westchester County Department of Public Safety
Information about civil unit, pistol licensing unit, taxi and limousine commission, how to stop DWI, tip lines, operation safe child, employment, preventing crime, homeland security, environmental security, law enforcement explorer post, county road conditions, shared services and programs.
- Westchester County Department of Public Safety - TIPS Phoneline
Public Safety maintains a number of telephone and electronic tip lines so the public can provide information.
- Westchester County Department of Corrections
The department is made up of three divisions: administration, jail and penitentiary. Information on how to post a bail, inmate phone system information, visitation schedule, victim information and notification, and sexual abuse and excessive force.
- Westchester County Department of Probation
Information about the organization, FAQs, probation briefing, guiding principles, department worksites, programs and services, probation warrants, programs and services, criminal justice advisory board, news, statistics, contact information, department achievements, and job opportunities.