Tag: community oriented policing services


Charlie Crist Announces $12.75 Million for Community Oriented Policing Services Hiring Across Florida

On Tuesday, from his seat on the U.S. House Appropriations Committee, U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist, D-Fla., announced $12.75 million in U.S. Department of Justice funds through the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS)...

John Rutherford, Bill Pascrell Lead Letter Calling on Congress to Support Police Funding

Last week, U.S. Reps. John Rutherford, R-Fla., and Bill Pascrell, D-NJ, the co-chairs of the House Law Enforcement Caucus, led a bipartisan group of 159 members in requesting increased funding for the Byrne Justice...

Central Florida Congressional Reps: DOJ Sending $3.75 Million to Hire 30 New Law Enforcement...

U.S. Reps. Val Demings, D-Fla., Stephanie Murphy, D-Fla., and Darren Soto, D-Fla., weighed in on the DOJ’s Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) grant program sending $2.5 million to the Orange County Sheriff's Office to hire 20 new officers and $1.25 million to Orlando so that city can hire 10 new officers.