Illinois Terrorism Task Force Grant Benefits DeWitt County Sheriff's Office
Sep 20, 2011
$188,000 grant awarded for communications equipment- Sheriff Jered Shofner has announced that the DeWitt County Sheriff's Office will benefit from an Illinois Terrorism Task Force Grant aimed at improving emergency communications. DeWitt County/Clinton EMA has been awarded two grants that will partially pay for county offices, including the sheriff's office, to update communications equipment to comply with new FCC regulations. The Sheriff worked with other county offices to meet the grant requirements. The purchase of the equpment is pending county board approval.