|Sent on:||Wednesday, June 26, 2013 10:43 PM|
Federal government is encouraging and funding vehicle license plate scanners for local governments.
Some of my comments were included in the text and video.
Human and machine errors will lead to loss of individual liberty, time and expense for law-abiding citizens, cars being towed, and drivers spending time in jail.
16. CONSTITUTIONAL OFFICERS
A) ACTION REQUESTED/PURPOSE:
The Lee County Sheriff's Office requests Board of County Commissioners authorization to submit, and if
awarded, accept funding in the amount of $89,341.00 from the FY 2013 Justice Assistance Grant Program
(JAG). This funding is being offered by the U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Assistance.
THERE IS NO CASH OR IN-KIND MATCH REQUIRED. (#[masked]-SHERIFF)
FUNDING SOURCE: U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Assistance.
WHAT ACTION ACCOMPLISHES:
Funding will provide the Lee County Sheriff’s Office with 4 License Plate Readers that will be deployed to enhance patrol capabilities and increase officer productivity and deputy safety.
MANAGEMENT RECOMMENDATION: Approve.
B) ACTION REQUESTED/PURPOSE:
Authorize: 1) Lee County Sheriff's Office to submit an application, and if awarded, accept