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FY23 JAG Grant Program - Waycross PD and Ware County SO

Award Information

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Funding Category
Awardee County
Congressional District
Funding First Awarded
Total funding (to date)

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2023, $10,328)

The disparate jurisdictions of the City of Waycross and Ware County will use JAG funds for equipment. Specifically, the City of Waycross will use JAG funds to purchase an air purification system for the police department property and evidence room to protect personnel from dangerous airborne contaminants including narcotics fumes and biohazards, and Ware County will use JAG funds to purchase ballistic shields to protect deputies when they are serving high-risk search warrants and arrest warrants as part of their efforts in crime fighting, crime reduction, and public safety.

Date Created: September 22, 2023