Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2008, $111,278)
The Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program (JAG) allows states, tribes, and local governments to support a broad range of activities to prevent and control crime based on their own local needs and conditions. Grant funds can be used for state and local initiatives, technical assistance, training, personnel, equipment, supplies, contractual support, and information systems for criminal justice for any one or more of the following purpose areas: 1) law enforcement programs; 2) prosecution and court programs; 3) prevention and education programs; 4) corrections and community corrections programs; 5) drug treatment programs; 6) planning, evaluation, and technology improvement programs; and 7) crime victim and witness programs (other than compensation).
- WCSO Opioid Abuse Management Program
- Expanding Law Enforcement Assisted Diversion Case Managers at Scarborough Police Department.To hire and implement the pivotal position of a Case Manager and support client costs.
- Cabarrus County COSSAP Program: Providing Medication Assisted Treatment and Recovery Support Services to Individuals with Opioid Use Disorder