Guilford County
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File #: 2019-343    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Consent Agenda Status: Passed
File created: 8/14/2019 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 9/5/2019 Final action: 9/5/2019
Title: APPROVE RECEIPT OF THE 2018 JUSTICE ASSISTANCE GRANT (JAG)
Attachments: 1. GREENSBORO CITY OF - FULLY EXECUTED FY2018 JAG Grant Contract CM 1331
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TITLE

Title

APPROVE RECEIPT OF THE 2018 JUSTICE ASSISTANCE GRANT (JAG)

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SPONSOR

Sponsor

Sheriff D.H. Rogers (Randy Shepherd)

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BACKGROUND

Background

The Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) program is administered through the Bureau of Justice Assistance.  This grant is a joint application between the Cities of Greensboro, High Point and Guilford County.  This grant may be used for various criminal justice purposes to enhance public safety.  The 2018 Award allocation for the Guilford County Sheriff's Office is $54,295. 

 

The Guilford County Sheriff's Office is requesting this award be allocated in the 2019-2020 Law Enforcement budget to purchase one (1) marked patrol unit, as well as SPEX software licensing for an Automated Fingerprint Identification System (AFIS) machine.

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BUDGET IMPACT

Budget Impact

Budget Ordinance Amendment

General Fund

$54,295 Increase in Federal/State Revenue

$54,295 Increase in Appropriation to Law Enforcement

NO ADDITIONAL COUNTY FUNDS REQUIRED

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REQUESTED ACTION

Requested Action

Approve receipt of the 2018 Justice Assistance Grant in the amount of $54,295; increase Federal/State Revenues and the FY 2019-20 Law Enforcement budget by $54,295 to reflect grant funding; and approve purchase of one (1) marked patrol vehicle, and SPEX software licensing for an Automated Fingerprint Identification System (AFIS) machine in the Sheriff's Office.

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