$1–2 million grants to combat methamphetamine manufacturing and trafficking
Funding Opportunity Number: COPS-CAMP-APPLICATION-2019
CFDA Number(s): 16.710
Grant Deadline: May 28, 2019
No local match
The FY 2019 COPS Anti-Methamphetamine Program (CAMP) is a competitive grant solicitation, open to state law enforcement agencies with multijurisdictional reach and interdisciplinary team (e.g. task force) structures, in states with high seizures of precursor chemicals, finished methamphetamine, laboratories, and laboratory dump seizures.
CAMP may not be used to fund treatment programs or to prosecute methamphetamine-related activities.
What this grant does for your agency
CAMP is designed to assist state law enforcement agencies to…
- increase efforts to locate and investigate illicit methamphetamine activities including precursor diversion, laboratories, or traffickers;
- establish new or enhance existing multijurisdictional and interdisciplinary task forces to investigate and lead to the seizure of precursor chemicals, finished methamphetamine, laboratories, and laboratory dump seizures;
- increase the use of community policing strategies during the investigation phase (including problem solving, partnerships, and organizational changes) to reduce the manufacture, distribution, and use of methamphetamine;
- increase anti-methamphetamine collaboration efforts during investigations with federal, state, local, and/or tribal partners involved in prevention, intervention and treatment, identification of drug endangered children, and enforcement activities.
Agencies awarded the FY 2019 COPS Anti-Methamphetamine Program (CAMP) receive grants of at least $1 million, up to $2 million.
Estimated Total Program Funding: Approximately $8 million
Only a limited number of grants will be awarded.
For full eligibility details, see the Grant Guidelines. To be eligible, applicants must:
- Have primary authority over state seizures of methamphetamine
- Have high seizures of precursor chemicals, finished methamphetamine, laboratories, and laboratory dump seizures
- Use the funds for investigative purposes to locate or investigate illicit activities related to the manufacture and distribution of methamphetamine (including precursor diversion, laboratories, or methamphetamine traffickers)
- Submit a budget request of at least $1 million
About the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS Office)
The Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS Office) is the component of the U.S. Department of Justice responsible for advancing the practice of community policing by the nation’s state, local, territorial, and tribal law enforcement agencies through information and grant resources.
The COPS Office awards grants to hire community policing professionals, develop and test innovative policing strategies, and provide training and technical assistance to community members, local government leaders, and all levels of law enforcement. Since 1994, the COPS Office has invested more than $14 billion to help advance community policing. More
Grant applications are due no later than 7:59 p.m. EST, Tues., May 28, 2019.