Justice Department Awards Over $250,000 in Grants to State of Louisiana

Published 12:18 pm Monday, September 26, 2022

U.S. Attorney Ronald C. Gathe, Jr. announced that the Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance has awarded $253,191 collectively to the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office, the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office, and the Iberville Parish Sheriff’s Office.

The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office was awarded $28,412, the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office was awarded $210,193, and the Iberville Parish Sheriff’s Office was awarded $14,586.  These awards will be used to support a broad range of activities to prevent and control crime based on each agency’s state and local needs and conditions.