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VCSCS Grants

The Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS) is pleased to announce the availability of federal American Rescue Plan Act (“ARPA”) funds for law enforcement efforts.

Offers funding for relevant school safety personnel within the relevant school division or law-enforcement agency and expenses related to the equipment necessary for relevant school safety personnel and the enhancement of the school-law enforcement partnership through training and programming.

Provides funding to localities to place either a School Resource Officer or School Security Officer in elementary and secondary schools where none currently exist.