Agenda Item No. 29
by the Law Enforcement,
RESOLUTION TO ACCEPT A GRANT FROM THE U.S. JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FOR A DOMESTIC ASSAULT RESPONSE TEAM PROGRAM AND TO AUTHORIZE SUBCONTRACTS WITH AGENCY PARTNERS
WHEREAS, the Ingham County Prosecutor’s Office applied for and has been approved to receive a “Grants to Encourage Arrest Policies” grant from the Office of the United States Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women; and
WHEREAS, the amount of the grant is $398,869, with no local match required; and
WHEREAS, the City of
THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that
the Ingham County Board of Commissioners approves the
acceptance of the “Grants to Encourage Arrest Policies” grant from the Office
of the United States Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs for
$398,869 for the time period of July 1, 2005 through June 30, 2007.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that a sub-contract with the City of Lansing is authorized for $127,548 to provide for a full-time Probation Officer to work in the Lansing 54-A District Court, and $33,918 to pay for the sub-lease of office space at the Lansing Police Department South Precinct, for a total of $161,466.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that a sub-contract with End Violent Encounters, Inc. is authorized for $76,506 to provide for salary and related personnel costs for a full-time DART Advocate, and $1,000 for grant administration, for a total of $77,506.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that an entry-level Assistant Prosecuting Attorney (Salary range $40,110 - $74,999) grant position shall be created for the duration of the grant subject to the availability of grant funding.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the Controller is authorized to make the necessary budget adjustments to the 2005, 2006 and 2007 Prosecutor’s Office Budget and Position Allocation List.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED,
that the Ingham County Board of Commissioners
authorizes the Board Chairperson and the
LAW ENFORCEMENT: Yeas: De Leon, Nolan, Copedge, Thomas, Vickers
Nays: None Absent: Schafer Approved 8/11/05
Nays: None Absent: None Approved 8/16/05
FINANCE: Yeas: Dedden, Swope, Hertel, Thomas, Dougan
Nays: None Absent: Schor Approved 8/17/05