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The U. S. Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Florida is involved in a number of programs and projects in our community. Some of our major efforts are listed below.


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United Against Hate

The USAO/MDFL United Against Hate Program highlights resources and tools for identifying, reporting, and preventing hate crimes. 


Community Outreach

Outreach Programs

The USAO/MDFL regularly participates in opportunities to engage the local community and promote the special initiatives of the Department of Justice. These opportunities often involve public forums, volunteer projects and special appearances.


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Federal Grant Opportunities

The USAO/MDFL plays an important role in helping state and local law enforcement agencies gain access to federal resources.  With today's economy, these agencies frequently need information on available grants.  This link provides information on available Department of Justice grants administered by the Office of Justice Programs.



Law Enforcement Coordinating Committee/Training

The USAO/MDFL LECC Program involves partnerships with local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies, military, local units of government, educational institutions, and community-based organizations. In cooperation with our partners, the program  collaborates to increase the effectiveness of the public safety mission through the coordination of training, task force operations, and related community initiatives.


Project Safe Childhood

Project Safe Childhood

A top priority of the USAO/MDFL is the protection of children against crimes of exploitation and abuse. To accomplish this objective, the office coordinates with the appropriate federal, state, and local agencies to aggressively investigate, enforce, and prosecute such crimes. The District's strategy also includes active promotion and participation in regional and national prevention and initiatives.


Project Safe Neighborhood

Project Safe Neighborhoods 

The USAO/MDFL administers and promotes the Project Safe Neighborhoods (PSN) initiative sponsored by the Department of Justice. This program is a commitment to adequately address and reduce gang and gun-related criminal activity.


Victim Witness Assistance

Victim Witness Assistance

The USAO/MDFL is committed to providing support and information to victims and witnesses involved in civil and criminal litigation proceedings in which the United States is a party.


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Civil Rights Program

The USAO/MDFL, in coordination with the Department of Justice, is charged with enforcing federal civil rights laws throughout the Middle District of Florida.


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Opioid Epidemic

The USAO/MDFL is committed to using every available tool in our arsenal to combat the opioid epidemic.



Elder Justice

Elder Justice Initiative

   Protecting our seniors from financial fraud is a key priority of the USAO/MDFL.


Human Trafficking

Human Trafficking

The USAO/MDFL is committed to using every available tool in our arsenal to combat Human Trafficking.



Environmental Justice and Public Health

Environmental Justice and Public Health

Ensuring safe living and working conditions for our community is a priority in the Middle District of Florida.

Updated September 13, 2023