Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant – 2013

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The Richmond Police Department and the Madison County Sheriff’s Office, in an effort to provide betterservices to our community, are jointly applying for Federal funds through the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant.

The Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program allows states and local governments to support a broad range of activities to prevent and control crime and to improve the criminal justice system. The amount of the grant for joint allocation is $15,707.00. These funds will be utilized to enhance our equipment, training, and community services with the goal of providing the best professional service possible to our citizens.

The Madison County Sheriff’s Department will use their funding to assist in the purchase of a patrol vehicle. This notice to our governing body and the general public is a requirement of the JAG Grant. Anyquestions or comments please call Tommy Reynolds at 859-623-1511. On June 12, 2013, this notice was made available to the Madison County Fiscal Court through Kent Clark, County Judge/Executive.

Any comments are welcome concerning our requests for federal funds. You may contact

Sheriff Mike Coyle or Tommy Reynolds at 859-623-1511.