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Press Releases from IJIS Institute (4 total)

IJIS Institute Receives Grants for Information Sharing Projects

The IJIS Institute, a nonprofit organization that focuses on mission-critical information sharing for justice, public safety, and homeland security, announces it has received several federal grants from the Bureau of Justice Assistance (U.S. Department of Justice) to continue its key projects and begin work in new areas of information sharing. Highlights of the IJIS Institute’s federal awards include: Funding to continue IJIS Institute cornerstone program to provide training, technology assistance, and help

IJIS Institute Welcomes Carrie Supko as Project Manager

The IJIS Institute, a nonprofit organization that focuses on mission-critical information sharing for justice, public safety, and homeland security, is pleased to welcome Ms. Carrie Supko to the staff as a senior project manager. Supko will be managing the Nationwide Suspicious Activity Reporting (SAR) Initiative (NSI) project for the IJIS Institute as well as projects related to fusion centers. The NSI is a partnership among local, state, tribal, and federal agencies

IJIS Institute Membership Committee Leader Appointed

The IJIS Institute, a nonprofit organization that focuses on mission-critical information sharing for justice, public safety, and homeland security, announces the appointment of Joan DeYoung, project manager for ATS Corporation (ATSC), as chairperson of the IJIS Institute’s Outreach and Membership Committee. The purpose of the IJIS Institute’s Outreach and Membership Committee is to identify strategies for expanding the membership of the Institute and to recommend ways and means of increasing the

IJIS Institute Informs Congress on Information Sharing

The IJIS Institute, a nonprofit organization that focuses on mission-critical information sharing for justice, public safety, and homeland security, hosted a Congressional Briefing on Information Sharing and the Nationwide Suspicious Activity Reporting Initiative in cooperation with Congresswoman Rosa L. DeLauro (D-CT). The briefing, held September 13, 2010, was attended by legislative directors and congressional staff, committee and sub-committee staff, high-ranking officials from the Bureau of Justice Assistance (U.S. Department of