Local Pa. agencies are getting millions from grants
By Moriah Balingit
PITTSBURGH — After many police agencies were forced to implement belt-tightening measures, local departments large and small are getting a huge boost through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.
Allegheny County is eligible for $3.2 million in Justice Assistance Grant money, with about $1.1 million going to 33 outlying police departments and $2.1 million going to the Pittsburgh police.
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