Welcome to the Ohio Chapter of the
National Association of Blacks in Criminal Justice.
The National Association of Blacks in Criminal Justice is a multiethnic, nonpartisan, nonprofit association of criminal justice professionals and community leaders dedicated to improving the administration of justice. The Association was founded as a vehicle by which criminal justice practitioners could initiate positive change from within, while increasing opportunities for the average citizen to better understand the nature and the operation of our local, state, and federal criminal justice processes. Membership and participation in the activities of the Association are open to all, irrespective of race, creed, or country of national origin.
For NABCJ members, criminal justice is more than just a career; it is a commitment to a fundamental aspect of our democracy justice.
NABCJ is designed to serve the needs of African Americans and people of color at all levels, including nonprofessionals, paraprofessionals, and professionals. Anyone can become a member of the Association. The National Association of Blacks in Criminal Justice encourages ex-offenders to join and contribute their perspectives to this unique and dynamic organization.
To ensure Black representation and participation as policy makers in the administration of justice nationally, regionally, and locally.
To aggressively assist in recruiting Blacks and other minorities for all areas and levels of the criminal justice system.
To stimulate research and other documentation related to minorities and the criminal justice system.
To actively encourage and support the development of local, community, state, and regional chapters.
To serve as a vehicle for input into legislation and public policy formulations in areas of criminal justice related to crime, the administration of justice, and crime prevention.
To network with other organizations and groups with similar objectives and interests.
PO Box 328872
Columbus, Ohio 43232