COPS Hiring Program

Funding TypeGrant
Grantor Agency

U.S. Department of Justice

Grant RangeUp to 6.25M
# of Awards Available250
Programmatic AreaLaw & Justice
Deadline June 6, 2024
Match Required?
Match Amount25%
Eligible EntitiesState governments, City or township governments, Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification), Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized), County governments
Focus AreaThe COPS Hiring Program (CHP) provides funding to law enforcement agencies to hire and/or rehire additional career law enforcement officers in an effort to increase their community policing capacity and crime prevention efforts. Anticipated outcomes of CHP awards include engagement in planned community partnerships, implementation of projects to analyze and assess problems, implementation of changes to personnel and agency management in support of community policing, and increased capacity of agency to engage in community policing activities.
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