WELCOME TO CJTEC

The Criminal Justice Testing and Evaluation Consortium (CJTEC) is a program of the National Institute of Justice (NIJ), which uses research-based methodologies to enhance the capabilities of law enforcement, courts, and corrections agencies.


Recent Videos & Reports

Learn about activities to monitor trends and developments related to technologies, products, and practices in areas of interest to criminal justice.

A Landscape Study on Field-Portable Screening Products

CJTEC’s Rebecca Shute and Tyler Ovington summarize key findings from the Landscape Study on Field Portable Screening Products.

Technologies to Enhance Observation, Documentation, and Training for DUID Enforcement

CJTEC’s Mike Osbourne summarizes key findings from the Technologies to Enhance Observation, Documentation, and Training for DUID Enforcement landscape study.



Recent Compliance Testing Program Updates

Learn about recent news and updates from the National Institute of Justice’s Compliance Testing Program (NIJ CTP), including Advisory and Safety Notices for body armor and other equipment.

NIJ Advisory Notice #01-2021: Hesco Armor, Inc. – 4600 (March 10, 2021)

Additional Information Regarding NIJ Body Armor Compliant Product Lists

View Our Message to the Community regarding the Coronavirus Pandemic


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