$118K Secured for Five Law Enforcement Agencies in Region 8

WASHINGTON - Arkansas' congressional delegation this afternoon that the Dept. of Justice's JAG program will invest $118,000 in law enforcement agencies in northeast Arkansas.

Mississippi County will receive a total of $42,080.  Funding to purchase and install in-car cameras in patrol cruisers will be divided among the Sheriff's Dept. and the police departments at Blytheville and Osceola.

In addition, West Memphis and Crittenden County will receive $62,363 and $13,945, respectively, to purchase a new computer system.