Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2014, $216,491)
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 utilize the JAG award to support criminal justice initiatives. Funds will be used to support overtime costs and officer training. The goals of this project are to enhance local law enforcement services and community safety. NCA/NCF
- Expansion, Clinical Support and Evaluation: Building LEAD Further in Albany and Albany County
- Comprehensive Opioid, Stimulant, and Substance Abuse Site-based Program
- Elgin Independent School Districts - Wrap Around Approach to Stopping School Violence through reporting, technology, threat assessment and supports.