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Agency:    Department of Justice
Bureau:    Office of Justice Programs
Account:    State and local law enforcement assistance (15-0404)
Certifying Official:    Deputy Director, OBMS
Contact Information:    http://WWW.USDOJ.GOV   202-514-2007
To improve the functioning of the criminal justice system and enforce state and local laws - Mississippi State University's Computer Crime Prosecution Initiative.

1 recipient will receive $987,000. This is a first-time earmark.
Year Enacted: 2005
Code: 95
Description: This program is to be a cooperative effort lead by Mississippi State University (MSU) to address needed training of state and local law enforcement officials in counter-computer crime techniques particularly in the technical area of computer forensics tools and processes, and more generally in combating computer crime. The purpose of this Federal/State/University collaboration is to bring together the limited computer crime investigation expertise within the state; consolidate and share current tools and processes; and create a regional capability for training state and local law enforcement officials in modern techniques necessary for combating the growing incidence of computer-based crime.
Beneficiary/Recipient Amount ($K) Program Type Address
Mississippi State University (75461814) $987 Public Educational Institution
P.O. Box 6156
Sponsored Programs Administrator
Mississippi State, MS
Source: Appropriations Report Language - Conference
Reference: Pub. L. No. 108-447
Method: User entered excerpt
Citation Excerpt: $1,000,000 for the Mississippi State University'Computer Crime Prosecution Initiative;

Last Modified: 16-Apr-2007

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