Grant: $261,357 - Department of Justice - Sep. 16, 2009
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Award Description: The ultimate goal of this project is two-fold, to promote economic recovery to the local communities and to prevent and combat crime within the Squaxin Island and Mason County communities. Funds awarded throught DOJ Recovery Act: Assistance to Rural Law Enforcement to Combat Crime and Drugs, the Squaxin Tribe will be used to hire a full-time Officer focused primarily on suspected drug activity within the Squaxin community and who will work in tandem with the Mason County Special Operations Group, (SOG) to combat illicit drug trafficking within the boundaries of the reservation and county. In addition, funds provided through this grant will allow the Tribe to proactively coordination efforts between stakeholders and build new collaborations/partnerships with other jurisdictions. All project activity will occur expeditiously in accordance with federal requirements and guidelines.
Project Description: 1 law enforcement officer; travel/training expenses;equipment/technology; other basic equipment; indirect costs.The Squaxin Island Tribe is in the process posting a 1 FTE law enforcement officer funded under this grant.
Infrastructure Description: This grant did not include any infrastructure project/activity.
Jobs Summary: The Squaxin Island Tribe is in the process of posting the 1 FTE Officer position to be funded under this grant. (Total jobs reported: 0)
Project Status: Not Started
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