Programs

Anti-Terrorism Advisory Council (ATAC)
The ATAC provides organizational structure and support for the war on terrorism and will greatly enhance the district's capability to detect, disrupt, and prosecute terrorist related activities.

Drug Enforcement Administration "Just Think Twice"
The "Just Think Twice" website helps to "shatter the myths about drugs and drug abuse" and inform readers of the consequences of drug use.

Financial Litigation Unit
The Financial Litigation Unit litigates debt collection issues and enforces collection of criminal and civil debts owed to the United States or to victims of federal crime.

Identity Theft Awareness
The Identity Theft Awareness website provides information for victims of identity theft and describes how the government is acting to prevent future theft.

Law Enforcement Coordinating Committee (LECC)
LECC provides a networking focus for law enforcement executives committed to the ideal of cooperation and coordination at all levels of local, state, and federal law enforcement. 

Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force (OCDETF)
The Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force (OCDETF) specializes in the investigation and prosecution of drug trafficking and money laundering criminal conspiracies. 

Project Safe Childhood
Project Safe Childhood (PSC), is a Department of Justice initiative designed to protect children from online exploitation and abuse.

Project Safe Neighborhoods
Project Safe Neighborhoods is an initiative that establishes a program for reducing gun violence in the Western District of Louisiana.

U.S. Department of Justice Meth Awareness
Methamphetamine abuse has become a tremendous challenge for the entire Nation. Education, prevention, and community involvement are key parts of our National Strategy to reduce the demand for meth.

Victim Witness Assistance
The Victim and Witness Protection Act of 1982 (VWPA) was enacted "to enhance and protect the necessary role of crime victims and witnesses in the criminal justice process; to ensure that the Federal government does all that is possible within limits of available resources to assist victims and witnesses of crime without infringing on the constitutional rights of defendants; and to provide a model for legislation for state and local governments."

 

 

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Project Safe Childhood

Help us combat the proliferation of sexual exploitation crimes against children.

Project Safe Neighborhoo ds

Our nation-wide commitment to reducing gun crime in America.

Victim Witness Assistance

Making sure that victims of crimes are treated with compassion, fairness and respect.