Gov. Ivey awards equipment grants to law enforcement agencies in southwest Alabama

March 19, 2021

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded more than $92,500 to help four law enforcement agencies in southwest Alabama perform their duties more efficiently and effectively. “Our police officers and sheriffs’ deputies put themselves in harm’s way enforcing our laws and protecting our citizens,” Gov. Ivey said. “I am pleased to provide these grants to […]

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Gov. Ivey awards funds for domestic violence victims in west Alabama

March 11, 2021

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded more than $208,000 to help victims of domestic violence and prosecute offenders in 12 west Alabama counties. The grants were awarded to four agencies to support programs ranging from providing refuge and assistance for victims to increasing enforcement of domestic violence laws. “Domestic violence is an atrocious crime […]

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Gov. Ivey awards funds to assist domestic violence victims

March 10, 2021

Gov. Ivey awards funds to assist domestic violence victims   MONTGOMERY— Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded more than $135,000 to two state agencies to ensure that domestic violence offenders are brought to justice. Gov. Ivey awarded $80,000 to the Office of Prosecution Services and $55,737 to the Administrative Office of Courts. “Domestic violence and sexual […]

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Grants from Governor to assist domestic violence victims in north Alabama

March 10, 2021

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $228,289 to assist the efforts of six specialized units and organizations that help victims of domestic violence and sexual assault in north Alabama. “Domestic violence harms families and leaves lasting scars on victims and those close to them,” Gov. Ivey said. “I am thankful for these […]

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Gov. Ivey awards funds to assist domestic violence victims; enhance offender prosecution in southwest Alabama

March 8, 2021

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded more than $221,000 to curtail domestic violence and assist victims in southwest Alabama. The governor awarded grants to five agencies and offices serving the region. The grants will support programs ranging from stepping up efforts to prosecute offenders to educating the public about domestic violence. “Domestic violence can […]

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Governor awards grant for training to help achieve safer communities

March 3, 2021

MONTGOMERY — Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $75,000 grant to help law enforcements officers, community leaders, educators and others reduce crime in their communities. Auburn University Montgomery will use funds to conduct training on methods to reduce crime and make communities safer. Those who attend the training are expected to bring that information back […]

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Juvenile Justice Title II Grant

The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) Title II Formula Grants Program provides funding to support state and local efforts to plan, establish, operate, coordinate, and evaluate policies and projects, directly or through grants and contracts with public and private agencies, for the development of more effective education, training, research, prevention, diversion, treatment, […]

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Click It or Ticket

The NHTSA supported “Click It or Ticket” campaign takes place around Memorial Day each year. This nationwide mobilization focuses paid media and law enforcement on the awareness and enforcement of the state’s seat belt laws. This includes adult seat belt as well as child occupant protection enforcement. Statistics show that the proper usage of seat […]

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Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

The NHTSA supported “Driver Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign takes place around Labor Day each year. This nationwide mobilization focuses paid media and law enforcement on the awareness and enforcement of the state’s impaired driver laws. Impaired driving occurs when someone’s ability to safety operate a motor vehicle is compromised due to the inappropriate […]

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Impaired Driving Enforcement Campaign

These funds are used to focus enforcement efforts on the state’s Impaired Driving “Hot Spots.” NHTSA 405(d) funds are used to support overtime efforts to conduct checkpoints, line patrols and saturation patrols in areas that data indicates over representation of impaired driving crashes occur. Impaired driving occurs when someone’s ability to safety operate a motor […]

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