Grants Awarded

View grants awarded to various Opa-Locka departments below.

Public Safety

Weed & Seed Community Program

  • Grant Number: 2009-WS-QX-0173
  • Award Amount: $100,000
  • Grant Description: Provide a comprehensive citizen-driven initiative to address the problem of crime and victimization affecting residents, businesses, and visitors of the City

Cops Hiring Recovery (ARRA) Program

  • Grant Number: 2009-RK-WX-0214
  • Award Amount: $335,774
  • Grant Description: Funding to hire two new officers

Cops Law Enforcement Technology Grant

  • Grant Number: 2009-CK-WX-0545
  • Award Amount: $75,000
  • Grant Description: Police Department automated records management upgrade

2009 Recovery Act (ARRA) Jag Program

  • Grant Number: 2009-SB-B9-1011
  • Award Amount: $186,713
  • Grant Description: Procurement and implementation of a Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) Module available as an add-on to the newly implemented OSSI Records Management System (RMS), replacement of outdated land mobile phones with upgraded portable radio communications equipment

BJA FY 2009 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program: Local Solicitation

  • Grant Number: 2009-DJ-BX-1317
  • Award Amount: $45,375
  • Grant Description: Purchase and implement a six-camera wireless surveillance network

2010 Edward J. Byrne Memorial Grant School Resource Officer

  • Award Amount: $4,598
  • Grant Description: To expand the scope of the school resource officer function to increase and improve the range and effectiveness of its child safety programming efforts

Cops Hiring Grant

  • Grant Number: 2008-WM-WX-0031
  • Award Amount: $225,000
  • Grant Description: Hire three new officers