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16.308 Indian Country Investigations
FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION, DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994, Public Law 103-322, 108 Stat. 1796.
To provide training to the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) and Tribal Law Enforcement Officers in conjunction with the Bureau of Indian Affairs and the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC) to better conduct investigations in Indian Country. Coordination of the development of training curriculum with the BIA and the FLETC; and conduct training seminars in law enforcement techniques throughout the country. To coordinate investigative activities within Indian Country.
TYPES OF ASSISTANCE:
USES AND USE RESTRICTIONS:
Funding may be utilized for expenses associated with investigative and managerial training for Indian Country law enforcement.
Applicant Eligibility: BIA Investigators, Tribal Law Enforcement Officers and other law enforcement officers assigned to work in Indian Country.
Pre-application Coordination: None. This program is excluded from coverage under E.O. 12372.
Formula and Matching Requirements: None.
POST ASSISTANCE REQUIREMENTS:
Reports: Not applicable.
Account Identification: 15-0200-0-1-751.
Developed and provided uniform courses of instruction in death investigations, child sexual/physical abuse, gaming, evidence recovery, supervision and management, and street officer safety to all levels of law enforcement in Indian Country to include, local, State, tribal, BIA and FBI officers/agents; funded training in basic and advanced law enforcement skills provided by the BIA IPA and FLETC; funded individual field office training initiatives for law enforcement in Indian Country. Provided training to more than 1,000 Indian Country law enforcement officers in fiscal years 1996-2001.
REGULATIONS, GUIDELINES, AND LITERATURE:
Regional or Local Office: None.
EXAMPLES OF FUNDED PROJECTS:
CRITERIA FOR SELECTING PROPOSALS: