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Week 442
June 15, 2009

Editor's Note:

With the deadline for the Byrne/JAG grants approaching on Wed. at 8PM, we again bring you an article from PoliceGrantsHelp expert Margaret Stark on avoiding common grant application mistakes. Keep these potential pitfalls in mind as you finalize your grant proposals, and check out the PoliceGrantsHelp Byrne/JAG resource page with any other last minute questions.

— Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Senior Editor

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