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Sandy City Police Department Equipment Improvement Program

Award Information

Award #
Awardee County
Salt Lake City
Congressional District
Funding First Awarded
Total funding (to date)

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2014, $24,643)

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 this JAG award to purchase law enforcement equipment. Specific purchases will include computer tablets, wireless keyboards, photocopier, evidence storage unit, laser printer, rifle conversion kits, bicycles, and software licenses. The project goals are to reduce crime, prevent violence and provide increased safety for officers. NCA/NCF

Date Created: August 25, 2014