Calif. police grant will go toward kids' prevention programs, equipment
By Leeta-Rose Ballester
San Jose Mercury News
SAN JOSE, Calif. — The San Jose Police Department will get a boost to its prevention and education programs as well as some new equipment, thanks to a $290,714 federal grant.
A total of $64,768 has been set aside for police participation in the TEAM Kids Program and the Parent Project while another $124,245 is slated to go toward eight digital truck radios and 179 pistols.
The funding comes from the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant.