Semiannual Report to Congress

October 1, 2007-March 31, 2008
Office of the Inspector General

Appendix 1
Acronyms and Abbreviations

The following are acronyms and abbreviations widely used in this report.

ATF Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
BOP Federal Bureau of Prisons
BJA Bureau of Justice Assistance
CODIS Combined DNA Index System
DEA Drug Enforcement Administration
Department U.S. Department of Justice

Department of Homeland Security

EOUSA Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys
FBI Federal Bureau of Investigation
FY Fiscal year
IG Act Inspector General Act of 1978
IT Information technology

National Institute of Justice


National Security Letters

OIG Office of the Inspector General
OJP Office of Justice Programs
OVC Office for Victims of Crime
Patriot Reauthorization Act USA Patriot Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2005
UNICOR Federal Prison Industries, Inc.
USAO U.S. Attorneys’ Offices
USMS U.S. Marshals Service

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