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Posted on: April 2, 2019

COPs Grants Announced

  • School Violence Prevention Program (SVPP):  Provides funding that can be used to improve security at schools and on school grounds. Awards may include funding for coordination with local law enforcement; training for local law enforcement officers to prevent school violence against others and self; placement and use of metal detectors, locks, lighting, and other deterrent measures; acquisition and installation of technology for expedited notification of local law enforcement during an emergency; and/or any other measure that may provide a significant improvement in security. Deadline: May 31Details for the 2019 School Violence Prevention Program
  • Anti-Heroin Task Force (AHTF) Program: Program assisting state law enforcement agencies in states with high per capita levels of primary treatment admissions for heroin, fentanyl, carfentanil, or other opioids. AHTF funds shall be used for investigative purposes to locate or investigate illicit activities, through statewide collaboration, related to the distribution of heroin, fentanyl, or carfentanil or the unlawful distribution of prescription opioids. Deadline: May 28Details for the Anti-Heroin Task Force Program
  • COPS Anti-Methamphetamine Program (CAMP): Advances public safety by providing funds directly to state law enforcement agencies to investigate illicit activities related to the manufacture and distribution of methamphetamine. Deadline: May 28. Details for the COPS Anti-Methamphetamine Program
  • Community Policing Development (CPD) Program: Designed to advance the practice of community policing by providing guidance on promising practices through the development and testing of innovative strategies; building knowledge about effective practices and outcomes; and supporting new, creative approaches to preventing crime and promoting safe communities. Deadline: May 28Details for the Community Policing Development Program
  • Law Enforcement Mental Health and Wellness Act (LEMHWA) Program: Provides funding to improve the delivery of and access to mental health and wellness services for law enforcement through training and technical assistance, demonstration projects, and implementation of promising practices related to peer mentoring programs that are national in scope. Deadline: May 28Details for the Law Enforcement Mental Health and Wellness Act

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