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NetMotion Project

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Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2012, $12,605)

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 city of San Marcos will support the NetMotion Project. The goal is to improve police and fire response operations to better serve and protect citizens. Cutting edge technology will create a continuous wireless connection between the 911 Emergency Communications Central, mobile data terminals, and fire department vehicles. NCA/NCF

Date Created: July 26, 2012