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Public Safety Support

Genesee County

  • Program Flint Area
  • Program Area Meeting Evolving Community Needs
  • Grant Amount $1,180,687
  • Grant Period June 1, 2024–May 31, 2025
  • Location Flint, MI, United States
  • Geographic Focus Flint

About this grant

This grant will provide funds to Genesee County in support of the Office of Genesee County Sheriff to increase patrols and responses to crime occurring in the greater downtown Flint area, covering approximately 30% of the city. The Office of Genesee County Sheriff cooperates with law enforcement across the community to proactively prevent crime and to respond when crime occurs. This grant will support additional sergeants and deputies assigned to the area who respond to 911 calls and provide a presence at special events and other large gatherings.