Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2023, $47,051)
Lakewood Police Department will use the JAG funds to enhance the technological abilities of the department through various methods. They intend to build a video wall system that will allow the department to better equip the emergency operations center and the training center by offering a large multi-screen display that allows for a myriad of set ups to enhance the ability to monitor ongoing emergent situations. Along with that, improving movable camera systems that can be put into place for monitoring those situations remotely to increase safety for the EOC, first responders, and the community. Lastly, a crime analysis software upgrade that allows them to better interpret the vast amounts of data produced these days.