The Justice Department's Office of Justice Programs will make over $340 million available to enhance local law enforcement services to state and local jurisdictions. The online application process for the FY 2002 Local Law Enforcement Block Grant program is open right now. The application period will close on July 17, 2002.
The LLEBG directly funds units of local government to support projects that reduce crime and improve public safety.
For information about the program and the application, see the OJP Website at www.ojp.usdoj.gov/BJA
If you have problems or questions regarding the online applications, a support hotline is available 7 days a week throughout the entire application and award process at 1-888-549-9901.