Division of Criminal Justice Services

Administration Unit

The Administration Unit serves as the staff arm to the OPDF Director, and provides various support services to other OPDF program units as well. These support services include chairing and coordinating several office-wide committees, developing and maintaining various office-wide procedures, coordinating the training of all OPDF staff in various computer software applications, and providing technical assistance for computer problems.

The Admin Unit is responsible for the distribution of neighborhood watch materials, maintaining the GMS database and managing upgrades and enhancements to the system. OPDF's presence on the DCJS internal and external websites is also provided by the Admin unit. Admin staff all sit on several agency committees as well as interagency committees.

Additionally, the Unit administers several special grant projects. Currently the unit is administering grants under the Residential Substance Abuse Treatment Program, several DNA and Forensics programs, Reentry initiatives, and the Bulletproof Vest Partnership Program.