Grants

Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grants (JAG)

Federal funds awarded through the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grants Program (JAG) to target crime-fighting and crime reduction initiatives are administered by JSPI. JAG funds support initiatives in the following areas:

  • Law Enforcement
  • Crime Lab-Forensics
  • Crime Prevention
  • Community Corrections
  • Prosecution
  • Public Defense
  • Crime Victim and Witness Programs (Other Than Compensation)
JAG News

Recent News

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Fiscal Year 2017 Recipients
  • City of Phoenix
  • City of Mesa
  • Maricopa County Adult Probation
  • Maricopa County Attorneys Office
  • Maricopa County Juvenile Probation
  • Maricopa County Office of the Medical Examiner (OME)
  • Maricopa County Sheriff's Office (MCSO)




​To learn more about JAG funds and the National Criminal Justice Association (NCJA) visit Byrne JAG Program. For information about administration of JAG funds in Maricopa County, contact JSPI@mail.maricopa.gov

Friends of the Court

Friends of the Court
Friends of the Court is a charitable corporation focused on supporting specialty/problem solving courts within Maricopa County Superior Court. Funds are raised through grants and donations and used to support the work of specialty/problem solving courts. JSPI provides assistance in administering funds derived from Friends of the Court. For more information about  visit Friends of the Court.