NIJ is the research, development, and evaluation agency of the U.S. Department of Justice. The Institute's mission includes developing knowledge that will reduce crime, enhance public safety and improve the administration of justice. NIJ sponsors basic/applied research, evaluations, and pilot program demonstrations. NIJ also develops new technologies and disseminates criminal justice information.
The International Centrer at the National Institute of Justice has a fourfold mission: to stimulate, facilitate, evaluate, and disseminate both national and international criminal justice research and information.
The International Center focuses on eight mainfestations of transnational crime: terrorism, organized crime, human trafficking, corruption, intellectual property theft, policing & local impacts of transnational crime, international cooperation, and fostering transnational crime research.
810 7th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20531, USA
Tel: +1-202-307 2942
Fax: +1-202-307 6394
home page: http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/nij/