Administered by bja in partnership with the bureau of alcohol, tobacco, firearms and explosives (atf), is a competitive grant program that provides funding to state and local government entities that are experiencing precipitous increases in gun crime to implement. The bureau of alcohol, tobacco and firearms (batf) sometimes traces the history of firearms used in crime typically, the trace reveals the gun's history from its manufacture to its sale by a licensed retail firearms dealer. Between 1994 and 1995, the criminal use of assault weapons, as measured by law enforcement agency requests for batf (bureau of alcohol, tobacco, and firearms) traces of guns associated with crimes, decreased by 20 percent, compared to an 11-percent decrease for all guns.
Alcohol, tobacco, firearms, and explosives' (atf) etrace system overall, this comprehensive assessment found that the changes made in the 2014 massachusetts gun violence reduction act have resulted in a small number of individuals with a. Pursuant to a congressional request, gao provided information on the bureau of alcohol, tobacco, and firearms' (batf) firearms and explosives activities, focusing on: (1) the types of cases the batf office of law enforcement investigates (2) how batf special agent allocations are determined (3) how batf sets firearms and explosives law enforcement priorities (4) the results of batf firearms. Measuring impact when service is support as a result, in january 2015, the law enforcement measures the bureau of alcohol, tobacco, firearms and explosives.
In 2012, under the direction of then acting director b todd jones, the bureau of alcohol, tobacco, firearms and explosives (atf) embarked on an internal evaluation of one of its most critical programs, the national integrated ballistic information network (nibin. The atf fire research laboratory (frl) is the first in the us to provide a variety of services including both on-scene support and remote technical assistance in the fire investigation community. Federal register/vol 81, no 237/friday, december 9, 2016/notices 89149 department of justice bureau of alcohol, tobacco, firearms and explosives [omb number 1140-0016. Established as an independent bureau in 1972, the bureau of alcohol, tobacco, firearms and explosives (atf) is the federal agency charged with enforcing the gun control act (gca) and the national firearms act (nfa) the two primary laws enacted by congress to directly address. Alcohol, tobacco, firearms and ammunition and the federal alcohol administration act, which provides for the regulation of those engaged in the alcohol beverage industry and the protection of consumers of alcohol beverages.
Crime gun trace data from the us bureau of alcohol, tobacco and firearms, and vital statistics mortality data will be the main data sources for the illicit trafficking and handgun availability analyses, respectively. Fire debris and explosives subcommittee bureau of alcohol, tobacco, firearms, and explosives document development and evaluation. Bureau of alcohol, tobacco, and firearms (1997) crime gun trace analysis reports: the illegal youth firearms markets in 17 communities , bureau of alcohol, tobacco, and firearms, united states department of the treasury, washington, dc.
1 i overview for the bureau of alcohol, tobacco, firearms and explosives a summary of budget request the bureau of alcohol, tobacco, firearms and explosives (atf) requests $1,027,814,000 and. Violent crime impact teams (vcit) in the united states work proactively to identify, disrupt, arrest and prosecute the most violent criminals through innovative technology, analytical investigative resources and an integrated federal, state and local law enforcement strategy along with the leading federal law enforcement agency for the vcit, the bureau of alcohol, tobacco, firearms and. We desired to understand how legal tools protect public health by regulating the location and density of alcohol, tobacco, firearms, and fast food retail outlets. Objective the objective of our evaluation was to determine if the bureau of indian affairs and bureau of alcohol, tobacco, firearms.
The framework, proposed by the bureau of alcohol, tobacco, firearms, and explosives (atf), would set arbitrary guidelines for determining whether certain ammunition meets the 1986 law's sporting purposes exemption. The department of justice (department) proposes to amend the bureau of alcohol, tobacco, firearms, and explosives regulations to clarify that ``bump fire'' stocks, slide-fire devices, and devices with certain similar characteristics (bump-stock-type devices) are ``machineguns'' as defined by the. Alcohol / drug abuse drug free communities evaluations evaluation of youth prevention efforts, west allis/west milwaukee school district - impact has provided evaluation services to the district for more than five years on three grants related to anti-drug programming.