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MNPD BJA FY 23 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant

Award Information

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Total funding (to date)

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2023, $594,876)

A significant portion of JAG Grant funding will be utilized for mandatory training required to ensure MNPD personnel maintain needed certifications for criminal investigation and crime reduction initiatives. Additionally, JAG Grant funding will be utilized to purchase the following equipment exercise equipment for Hermitage, West and Midtown Precincts, night vision goggles to replace existing night vision goggles utilized by SWAT, K-9 and Emergency Contingency Unit, stinger spike systems for patrol, equipment for computer forensics, water filled barriers for Special events in the city, pole cameras for surveillance, breaching kits for search warrants and shelving for our property and evidence section.

Date Created: September 25, 2023