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Mississippi

Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA)

Agency Head
Dr. Billy White
Executive Director
Division of Public Safety Planning
Mississippi Department of Public Safety
3750 I-55 North Frontage Road
Jackson, Mississippi 39211
601-987-4155 (telephone)
601-987-4156 (FAX)
bwhite@mdps.state.ms.us

Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Contact
Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA)
Shirley Thomas
Divison of Public Safety Planning
3750 I-55 North Frontage Road
Jackson, Mississippi 39211
601-987-4990 (telephone)
601-987-4154 (FAX)
sthomas@mdps.state.ms.us

RSAT Contact
Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA)
Rosemary W. Home
RSAT Program Manager
Division of Public Safety Planning
Mississippi Department of Public Safety
3750 I-55 North Frontage Road
Jackson, Mississippi 39211
601-987-4990 (telephone)
601-987-4156 (FAX)
rhorne@mdps.state.ms.us

Residential Substance Abuse Treatment (RSAT) Contact
Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA)
Rosemary W. Horne
RSAT Program Manager
Division of Public Safety Planning
3750 I-55 North Frontage Road
Jackson, Mississippi 39211
601-987-4990 (telephone)
601-987-4154 (FAX)
rhorne@mdps.state.ms.us

National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grant Program
Billy V. White, Jr.
Executive Director
Division of Public Safety Planning
3750 I-55 North Frontage Road
Jackson, Mississippi 39211
601-987-4155 (telephone)
601-987-4990 (FAX)
bwhite@mdps.state.ms.us
http://www.dps.state.ms.us

National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grant Program
Joyce Word
Program Contact
601-987-3980 (telephone)
601-987-4154 (FAX)
jword@mdps.state.ms.us

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
DMC Coordinator
Ray Sims II, MPPA
Division Director II
Office of Justice Programs
Division of Public Safety Planning
3750 I-55 North Frontage Road
Jackson, Mississippi 39211
601-362-3508 (telephone)
601-987-1216 (FAX)
rsims@mdps.state.ms.us

EUDL Coordinator
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
Jackie Ledger
Department of Public Safety Planning
Office of Public Safety
3750 Interstate 55, Frontage Road
Jackson, Mississippi 39211
(601) 987-4171 (telephone)
(601) 987-4154 (FAX)
jledger@mdps.state.ms.us

JABG Coordinator
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
Michelle Jorgenson
Department of Public Safety Planning
3750 I-55 North Frontage Road
Jackson, Mississippi 39211
601-987-3098 (telephone)
601-987-4157 (FAX)
mbridges@mdps.state.ms.us

Juvenile Justice Specialist
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
Ray Sims II, MPPA
Division Director II
Office of Justice Programs
Division of Public Safety Planning
3750 I-55 North Frontage Road
Jackson, Mississippi 39211
(601) 362-3508 (telephone)
(601) 987-1216 (FAX)
rsims@mdps.state.ms.us

OJJDP State Representative
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
Scott Pestridge
(202) 514-5655 (telephone)
scott.pestridge@usdoj.gov

State Advisory Group (SAG)
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
Stewart Rutledge
1739 University Avenue
Suite 116
Oxford, Mississippi 38655
(662) 801-9197 (telephone)
swrutledge@olemiss.edu

State Community Prevention Grants Program Coordinator
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
Michelle  Jorgenson
State Community Prevention Grants Program Coordinator
Department of Public Safety Planning
3750 I-55 North Frontage Rd
Jackson, Mississippi 39211
601-987-3098 (telephone)
601-987-4157 (FAX)
mbridges@mdps.state.ms.us

State Planning Agency
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
Billy V. White, Jr.
Executive Director
Division of Public Safety Planning
Department of Public Safety
3750 I-55 North Frontage Road
Jackson, Mississippi 39211
601-987-4990 (telephone)
601-987-4154 (FAX)
bwhite@mdps.state.ms.us

Title V Coordinator
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
Michelle Jorgenson
Department of Pulbic Safety Planning
Office of Justice Programs
3750 I-55 North Frontage Road
Jackson, Mississippi 39211
601-987-3098 (telephone)
601-987-4157 (FAX)
mbridges@mdps.state.ms.us

Office for Victims of Crime (OVC)
OVC Victim Assistance for Mississippi
601-987-4990 (telephone) 
601-987-4154 (FAX)
http://www.dps.state.ms.us/dps/dps.nsf/main?OpenForm

OVC Victim Compensation for Mississippi
Office for Victims of Crime (OVC)
601-359-6766 (telephone) 
601-359-3262 (FAX)
http://www.ago.state.ms.us/divisions/crime_victim/cvcp.php

Mississippi Public Safety Academies

Harrison County Law Enforcement Training Academy
10451 Larkin Smith Dr
Gulfport, MS 39503
(228) 896-3000

Hattiesburg Police and Fire Training Academy
53 Academy Drive
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
601-545-4650

Mississippi Board On Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Training
401 N West St 8th Floor
Jackson, MS 39201
601-359-7880

Mississippi Delta Community College Law Enforcement Training Academy
Highway 3
Moorhead, MS 38761
662-246-6436

Mississippi Law Enforcement Officers Training Academy
3791 Hwy 468 W
Pearl, MS 39208
601-933-2100

North Mississippi Law Enforcement Training Academy
1 Finney Lane
Tupelo, MS 38801
601-840-6400

Southern Regional Public Safety Institute
1813 Lee Avenue
Camp Shelby, MS 39407
601-558-2172

William L Skinner Training Academy
3000 St Charles St
Jackson, MS 39209
601-960-1378