Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2013, $33,782)
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 grantee will use the funds to purchase equipment and overtime for several law enforcement programs. The goal of the project is to increase pedestrian safety, improve security within the community and improve the functionality of equipment for their patrol officers. NCA/NCF
- Medical and mental health issues. Technology involving offender management/inter-agency. Disaster preparedness continuity of operations for correctional facility.
- Martin County Sheriff's Office, Department of Corrections is requesting funding to offset the costs due to the incarceration of undocumented criminal aliens held within the corrections facility.
- BJA FY23 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program - Local Solicitation - US2436 Protective Shields and Forcible Entry Tools