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Body Worn Camera Policy Program - Knoxville Police Department

Award Information

Award #
2020-BC-BX-0025
Location
Congressional District
Status
Open
Funding First Awarded
2020
Total funding (to date)
$350,000

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2020, $350,000)

The Body Worn Camera Policy and Implementation Program to Support Law Enforcement Agencies (BWCPIP-LEA) provides funding to states, units of local government, federally recognized Indian tribes and public agencies as defined in 34 U.S.C. 10251(a)(6). The purpose of the FY 2020 BWCPIP-LEA is to fund the purchase of body-worn cameras implemented as part of comprehensive BWC programs. The BWCPIP-LEA program supports agencies seeking to establish or expand comprehensive BWC programs and have specified plans to implement this technology in a manner that maximizes the benefits of BWCs. Funds must be used to purchase body-worn cameras and require a 1:1 match by the grantee. CA/NCF

Date Created: November 2, 2020