Semiannual Report to Congress

October 1, 2006-March 31, 2007
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
CODIS Combined DNA Index System
COPS Office of Community Oriented Policing Services
DEA Drug Enforcement Administration
Department U.S. Department of Justice
DHS Department of Homeland Security
EOUSA Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys
FBI Federal Bureau of Investigation
FISA Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act
FISMA The Federal Information Security Management Act
FY Fiscal year
ICE Immigration and Customs Enforcement
IRS Internal Revenue Service
IT Information technology
JMD Justice Management Division
NSL National Security Letters
OFDT Office of the Federal Detention Trustee
OIG Office of the Inspector General
OJP Office of Justice Programs
OVC Office for Victims of Crime
OVW Office on Victims Against Women
OMB Office of Management and Budget
NIJ National Institute of Justice
NSA National Security Agency
Patriot Act USA PATRIOT Act
Patriot Reauthorization Act USA Patriot Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2005
USAO U.S. Attorney's Office
USMS U.S. Marshals Service

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