Grants & Funding

Public Notification for Grant Applications
The Danville Police Department requested and submitted applications for the following grants in FY 2014 / 2015
     
  • The Danville Police Department has applied for a highway safety grant under the FY 2015 Virginia Department of Motor Vehicle Highway Safety Enforcement - Alcohol Grant Program in the amount of $10,781 This funding will be used for the enforcement of driving under the influence (DUI) violations through sobriety and license checkpoints, breath testing units, and maintenance supplies for breath testing units. Matching funds are in-kind and will not require any additional funding from the City.
  • The Danville Police Department has applied for a highway safety grant under the FY 2015 Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles Highway Safety Selective Enforcement- Speeding Grant Program in the amount of $12,732. This funding will be used to pay overtime to selective enforcement unit officers for traffic enforcement of speeding, saturation patrols and the purchase of equipment. Matching funds are in-kind and will not require any additional funding from the City.
  • The Danville Police Department has applied for a grant under the Department of Homeland Security FY 2013 State Homeland Security Program to pay for maintenance and/or equipment for systems previously purchased with State Homeland Security Program Grand funds. The Department has since been awarded $16,506 in reference to this grant.
  • The Danville Police Department will submit a grant application for $19,028 to the U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Assistance, under the FY 2015 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program for funding no later that June 26, 2015.  Comments or questions regarding this grant application should be directed to Major Chris Wiles via email no later than June 5, 2015. This notice was posted on May 13, 2015, in accordance with grant application requirements.

    Please forward any questions or comments concerning department grants to Major C.K. Wiles at 434-799-6505, or via email.