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Nearly $69 Million Awarded to Four States, One Territory to Address COVID-19 Pandemic

The Office of Justice Programs has posted a press release which highlights recent grants awarded through BJA's Coronavirus Emergency Supplemental Funding (CESF) Program. The grantees highlighted in the press release are:

  • Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs: $9,645,679
  • American Samoa Criminal Justice Planning Agency: $2,231,620
  • Florida Department of Law Enforcement: $31,797,466
  • North Carolina Department of Public Safety: $15,371,484
  • South Carolina Department Of Public Safety: $9,813,471

View the press release to learn more. See the CESF Awards page for a listing of all awards that have been made so far through this program.

Date Created: April 23, 2020