OPM: BWRE Application Page
CJ Body Cameras

Body-Worn Recording Equipment (BWRE)

Reimbursement Grant Program

Application Package

March 2, 2016

The Office of Policy and Management, as directed by Public Act 15-4, is announcing the availability of grants-in-aid to municipal law enforcement agencies and state university police forces (special police forces established pursuant to Sec. 10a-156b) for body-worn recording equipment and digital data storage devices or services.

Reimbursement Grant


This is a reimbursement grant. This is NOT an advance payment grant.

Municipalities taking advantage of this program must procure the necessary body worn cameras and storage devices and/or contracts with locally budgeted funds and submit an application for reimbursement.  The reimbursement request must include, among other things, invoices and cancelled checks for those equipment purchases.

Application Package



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Document

Download

Program Announcement: February 19, 2016

Announcement (PDF)

Application Checklist

Checklist (PDF)

1

Grant Application Guidelines

Guideline (PDF)

2

Application for Reimbursement

Application (xls)

3

Authorized Signature Form

Authorized Signature (PDF)

4

Compliance Certification with Public Act 15-4

Compliance  Certification (PDF)



SAMPLE Complete and Approved Application

 

Click on the link below to download a completed and approved state funded Body Camera application package submitted by the Plainfield, CT Police Department.  (Posted by permission: Plainfield, CT Police Department)

 

Plainfield, CT Police Department Complete Application

 

For More Information

For additional questions and information about this grant program, please contact:



BWRE Grant Program Contacts

Nichole Howe

Fiscal Administrative Officer

Criminal Justice Policy and Planning

Office of Policy and Management

860-418-6443

nichole.howe@ct.gov

Steve Moniz

Lead Planning Analyst

Criminal Justice Policy and Planning

Office of Policy and Management

860-418-6341

Stephen.moniz@ct.gov







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