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2010 JAG Grant

Award Information

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

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2010, $121,125)

The Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program (JAG) allows states and units of local government, including tribes, to support a broad range of activities to prevent and control crime based on their own state and 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, including 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 and enforcement programs; 6) planning, evaluation, and technology improvement programs; and 7) crime victim and witness programs (other than compensation).

The disparate jurisdictions consisting of Weber County and Ogden City will share this Fiscal Year 2010 JAG award in the amount of $121,125 toward law enforcement and technology initiatives. The city of Ogden, serving as the fiscal agent, will use $109,506 for law enforcement related-equipment, technology upgrades, overtime and provide training for officers. Weber County will use $11,619 to maintain and upgrade their existing mobile and hand-held police radios.


Date Created: September 9, 2010