(09/30/13) - Flint has been awarded more than $1 million to fund six school resource officers.
The U.S. Department of Justice Office of Community Oriented Policing Services or COPS announced it online, Friday.
The program provides salaries and benefits for officers for three years.
According to the COPS website, grantees around the country were selected based on their financial needs, local crime rates and community policing plans.
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