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Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) (Vermont)

 
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    CFDA#

    16.738
     

    Funder Type

    State Government

    IT Classification

    B - Readily funds technology as part of an award

    Authority

    Vermont Department of Public Safety

    Summary

    The Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) program allows states and local governments to support a broad range of activities to prevent and control drug trafficking, drug related crime, and violent crime. Based on their own local needs and conditions, agencies are provided with the flexibility to prioritize and place justice funds where they are needed most.

    JAG funds can be used for state and local initiatives, technical assistance training, personnel, equipment, supplies, contractual support, and information systems for criminal justice for any one or more of the following purpose areas:

    • Law enforcement programs.
    • Prosecution and court programs.
    • Prevention and court programs.
    • Corrections and community corrections programs.
    • Drug treatment and programs.
    • Planning, evaluation, and technology improvement programs.

    In Vermont, the Department of Public Safety uses JAG funding to support the salaries of local law enforcement officers who participate on the statewide multijurisdictional drug task force run out of the Vermont State Police. The task force is composed of individuals from state and local law enforcement agencies. Recent priorities include heroin, opioids, prescription drugs, and crack cocaine interdiction.

     

    History of Funding

    FY2020 VT local allocations.


    https://bja.ojp.gov/sites/g/files/xyckuh186/files/media/document/fy20-jag-local-allocations-vt.pdf

    Additional Information

    JAG funds cannot be used directly or indirectly for security enhancements or equipment for nongovernmental entities not engaged in criminal justice or public safety. Additionally, JAG funds may not be used directly or indirectly to pay for any of the following items:

    • Vehicles, vessels, or aircraft
    • Unmanned aerial vehicles/unmanned aircraft, aircraft system, or aerial vehicles (UA/UAS/UAV)
    • Luxury items
    • Real estate
    • Construction projects (other than penal or correctional institutions)

    Contacts

    Karen Smith

    Karen Smith
    45 State Drive
    Waterbury, VT 05671
    (802) 241-5458
     

  • Eligibility Details

    If the VT Department of Public Safety determines subgrants will be offered on a competitive basis, state agencies, local units of government, and non-profit agencies are eligible to apply.  

    Deadline Details

    Contact the VT Department of Public Safety for information regarding annual program offerings and deadlines. 

    Award Details

    Up to $476,496 was available in FY 2019. The VT Department of Public Safety determines annually if subgrants will be offered by formula, competitive, or on a strategic basis. 

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