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Schenectady County and City 2023 JAG Application

Award Information

Award #
Funding Category
Awardee County
New York
Congressional District
Funding First Awarded
Total funding (to date)

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2023, $46,314)

The disparate jurisdictions of the County of Schenectady and the City of Schenectady will use JAG funds for equipment and personnel.  Schenectady County will fund a portion of a District Attorney Confidential Investigator primarily assigned as a gang investigator who assists the Gang Investigative and Prosecution Unit/FBI Schenectady Safe Streets Task Force whose main objective is to investigate and prosecute recently identified violent street groups within Schenectady; the City of Schenectady Police Department will use funds to purchase a mobile license plate reader, covert camera(s), and night vision capabilities for officers to enhance services for the safety of the community.

Date Created: September 25, 2023