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FY 23 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant

Award Information

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Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2023, $28,181)

The Roanoke County Police Department proposes to implement the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant.  The purpose is to enhance the safety of personnel of the Roanoke County Police Department and its citizens.  Project activities include the purchase of eight Special Weapons and Tactics team vests carriers level IV, Mobile Field Force uniforms, two portable ballistic shields level III, and speed measurement devices. The expected outcome is to provide an increased level of safety to officers and citizens by providing the necessary equipment to perform at the highest level as well as the reduction of crime and traffic violations.

Date Created: September 22, 2023