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City and County of Racine FY23 JAG Project

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Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2023, $42,330)

Under the 2023 JAG funding initiative, the residents of Racine County will enhance public safety and to increase local law enforcement preparedness. Under this effort, the Racine County Sheriff’s Office will assign one full-time deputy sheriff to courthouse, law enforcement center, and Taylor Avenue security and security functions. Additionally, the City of Racine Police Department will enhance crime prevention, neighborhood safety, and crime reduction by purchasing forensic software for the violent crimes task force investigators. The City of Racine is experiencing homicides, gun crimes, and overdose cases. Many of their violent crimes and opioid cases have been solved via cellphone forensic software.

Date Created: September 22, 2023