Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2023, $38,354)
The City of Rogers Police Department will enhance equipment in order to provide the best equipment possible to protect the City of Rogers civilians as well as our officers. Utilizing top quality equipment shows the department is equipped to handle a variety of situations including complex investigations and is committed to using all available resources.
Benton County plans to enhance and add to their equipment within the Traffic Team to assist in enforcement of speed laws and reckless driving such as illegal street racing which has become a major problem in the area. Their focus is keeping citizens safe by enforcing the speed limit laws and reducing violent speed-related crashes which are sometimes fatal.