Stimulus, Security and the Police

April 2009
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Apr2009, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p14
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the significance of a federal stimulus program for personnel management for the police department in the U.S. It is noted that the stimulus program will help departments hire and retain officers or rehire those who have been laid off. It also provides over $210 million for firehouse construction across the nation, as well as makes it more affordable for towns to make new hires.


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