The City of Laurel Police Department has received information from the U.S. Department of Justice that the Department is eligible for a grant in the amount of $12,454. The Department is submitting an application for the captioned grant which is due May 14, 2012.
The funds from the grant will be used to purchase nine (9) Electronic Control Devices (more commonly known as "Tasers"). The purchased equipment would be used as replacements.
The information concerning the grant:
- Purpose To purchase: nine (9) Tasers (Electronic Control Devices); nine (9) TPPM, Batter Packs for Tasers; and nine (9) Four Year warranties for captioned equipment.
- Cost $11,933.45 (including Shipping and Handling)
- Vendor Taser International, Inc. 17800 N. 85th Street, Scottsdale Arrizona 85255-9603