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Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant

The City of Richmond Police Department (RPD) applies for and accepts the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) annually. The JAG Program is the primary provider of federal criminal justice funding to states and units of local government. RPD submitted a proposal for funding to support the hiring of a Project Safe Neighborhood Coordinator (Richmond City Sheriff’s Office), the purchase of Mobile License Plate Readers & Message Boards, and Program Surveillance for Richmond Adult Drug Treatment Court (RADTC).

JAG award recipients are required to make the application public for 30 days and provide an opportunity for citizens to comment on the application.

Read the JAG Program Narrative

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