Kentucky Office of Homeland Security
Kentucky Office of Homeland Security

27 Kentucky LE Agencies Receive Protective Boost from $120K Grant

Kentucky Office of Homeland Security awards more than $120,000 in grants for body armor, other equipment.

A total of 27 Kentucky-based law enforcement agencies have been awarded more than $120,000 in grants that will be used for body armor and other equipment.

Grants like the Law Enforcement Protection Program grants that were awarded are administered by the Kentucky Office of Homeland Security, according to the Associated Press.

The agency uses funds from sales of confiscated weapons, in conjunction with the Kentucky State Police, which conducts periodic auctions to federally licensed firearms dealers.

Learn more about the Kentucky Office of Homeland Security by visiting HomelandSecurity.ky.gov.

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