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City of Bridgeport Body Worn Camera Program

Award Information

Award #
2015-DJ-BX-0108
Location
Congressional District
Status
Closed
Funding First Awarded
2015
Total funding (to date)
$181,008

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2015, $181,008)

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 awarded JAG funds to implement the Bridgeport Police Department’s Body-Worn Camera Project. JAG funds will be used to purchase supplies, equipment, and related technology. NCA/NCF

Date Created: August 17, 2015