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File #: 2020-0007    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Preliminary Item
File created: 12/20/2019 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 1/28/2020 Final action: 1/28/2020
Title: Commission District(s): All Commission Districts Acceptance of State Forfeiture Property - Police Services

                                    

Public Hearing:  YES      NO                                                   Department: Police Services                                     

 

SUBJECT:

Title

Commission District(s): All Commission Districts

Acceptance of State Forfeiture Property - Police Services

Body

 

Information Contact: Mirtha V. Ramos, Chief of Police

Phone Number: (770) 724-7440

 

PURPOSE:

To consider accepting up to $500,000.00 for fiscal year 2020 for state drug forfeiture awarded cases and appropriate these funds into the Law Enforcement Confiscated Monies Fund; and to authorize the Chief Executive Officer to execute the necessary documents.

 

NEED/IMPACT:

The Dekalb County Police Department receives drug forfeiture (equitable share) funds throughout the year as awarded through Superior Court for the State of Georgia. This agenda item will allow the acceptance of these funds for year 2020.

 

FISCAL IMPACT:

This allows the Department to accept up to $500,000 for year 2020 as awarded through the State of Georgia.

 

RECOMMENDATION:

Recommended Action

To approve the resolution and authorize the chief executive officer to execute all necessary documents....