Grant: $1,536,209 - Department of Justice - May. 19, 2009
0% voted satisfied - 100% voted not satisfied - 2 vote(s) cast
Award Description: The goal of this proposal is to provide law enforcement agencies within this region with the required resources to promote and support strategies to reduce crime. The following strategies will ensure success of the grant: (a) A member from each law enforcement agency represented in this project will be selected to provide oversight of the grant. (b) The projects will be prioritized and will begin immediately upon the award of the grant. (c) The members from the law enforcement agencies will coordinate protocols to meet the quarterly reporting required by BJA. The major deliverables will include immediate coordination of the law enforcement agencies involved to procure equipment and services to promote economic growth and the creation of jobs. The Raleigh Police Department will be the fiscal agent for the grant and will monitor and prepare the necessary reports to ensure the success of this grant.
Project Description: The Raleigh Police Department (RPD) has submitted the signed Memorandum of Understanding for the participating law enforcement agencies to BJA. During this quarter, a member from each of the participating law enforcement agencies was selected to provide oversight for the grant. In addition, some agencies have begun to get quotes to purchase equipment. It is anticipated that equipment purchases will made in the next quarter. RPD has purchased the in-car cameras as outlined in the grant application. The Wake County Sheriff's Office received their total allocated amount based on the memorandum of understanding and began expenditures for the Summer Adventure Camp. This camp, designed for middle school children, is an outreach program developed to help students become more aware of law enforcement functions and gain a better understanding of the criminal forces to which they will face as they mature.
Jobs Summary: Vendor-Digital Safety Technologies Administrative & Tech Support (511 Davis Dr., Morrisville, NC)(.04 FTEs) (Total jobs reported: 0)
Project Status: Less Than 50% Completed
This award's data was last updated on May. 19, 2009. Help expand these official descriptions using the wiki below.
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|Town of Cary||$74,827||CARY||NC|
|County of Wake||$416,925||RALEIGH||NC|
|Town of Fuquayvarina||$27,825||FUQUAY VARINA||NC|
|City of Garner||$46,626||GARNER||NC|
|Town of Apex||$25,193||APEX||NC|