The Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS Office) would like to remind you that the Community Policing Development (CPD) De-Escalation Training Solicitation is open and accepting applications. The two subcategories include:
- The De-Escalation Regional Training Centers subcategory is designed to support the creation and delivery of national level de-escalation training efforts. Applicant eligibility is limited to institutions of higher education.
- The De-Escalation State, Local, and Tribal Law Enforcement Agency Grants subcategory supports state and local law enforcement agencies’ efforts to build and maintain their officers’ de-escalation proficiency. Applicant eligibility is limited to state, local, tribal, and territorial law enforcement agencies.
This is a two-step application process with the Grants.gov application deadline on Wednesday, July 21 at 7:59 p.m. EDT and the JustGrants application deadline on Thursday, July 22 at 7:59 p.m. EDT. For more information, please visit https://cops.usdoj.gov/de-
We encourage you to widely disseminate this solicitation information with your network, particularly among institutions of higher education.