Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2016, $194,562)
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 Contra Costa Sheriffs Office and the Antioch Police Department will use the FY 16 JAG funds for personnel, and the Richmond Police Department will purchase equipment.
- The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office is submitting data for the FY2023 SCAAP Funds for OJP reviewto determine if the Adult Detention Center is eligible for and what amount of SCAAP funding.
- Lake County Sheriff's Office Correction Facility housing criminal aliens requesting use of fundsfor correctional officer recruitment and criminal alien inmates medical expenses.
- Implementation of the BERLA iVE vehicle system forensic tool to fortify investigative methods and strengthen criminal prosecutions for restoring justice and safety for victims and the community.