Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2013, $34,323)
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 program 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 Woonsocket will use grant funding for Woonsocket Police Department computer system upgrades, yearly cellular fees for Mobile Data Terminals (MDTs), or laptop/iPads, mounted in cruisers, yearly "LIVE SCAN" fingerprint machine, AFIS fees, directed patrols, crime prevention/community policing events, as well as personnel development and training.
- The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office is submitting data for the FY2021 SCAAP Funds for OJP reveiw to determine if the Adult Detention Center is eligible for and what amount of SCAAP funding.
- Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office Crisis Intervention Team Co-Responder Program
- The City of Springfield, OH: Collaborative efforts among MHRB, McKinley Hall, and Pinnacle Treatment Centers to increase access to opportunity for justice involved individuals