John R. Justice Prosecutors and Defenders Incentive Act

To encourage qualified attorneys to choose careers as prosecutors and public defenders and to continue in that service.

Agency - Department of Justice

The Department of Justice enforces the law and defends the interest of the United States, ensuring public safety against threats foreign and domestic; providing Federal leadership in preventing and controlling crime; seeking just punishment for those guilty of unlawful pursuits; and ensuring fair and impartial administration of justice for all Americans.