Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2013, $12,383)
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 JAG award to support technology enhancements. Funds will be used to purchase tablets for deputy probation officers to use during field supervision of inmates released from prison and returned to the community. The project goal is to increase accuracy and productivity among officers. NCA/NCF
- Replacement, upkeep and maintenance of detention center cameras and recorders and salaries and other overhead operational costs.
- The City of Albuquerque and the County of Bernalillo propose to utilize JAG funds for programs and projects planned to address the most pressing needs of the City and County.
- Henrico County Police Division Operational Surveillance Enhancement