The Presidential Residence Protection Assistance Grant provides federal funds to reimburse state and local law enforcement agencies for extraordinary law enforcement personnel costs incurred while protecting any non-governmental residence of the President that is designated or identified to be secured by the United States Secret Service (USSS), in accordance with Section 544 of the Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2017 (Pub. L. No. 115-31).
Fiscal Year 2017 Presidential Residence Protection Assistance Grant
The objective of the Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 Presidential Residence Protection Assistance (PRPA) Grant is to reimburse operational overtime costs incurred by law enforcement agencies while protecting the President’s residences. Among the five basic homeland security missions noted in the DHS Quadrennial Homeland Security Review, the FY 2017 PRPA Grant supports the goal to Prevent Terrorism and Enhance Security.
The FY 2017 PRPA Grant provides $41,000,000 to reimburse state and local law enforcement agencies for operational overtime costs associated with protecting the President’s non-governmental residences.
Eligible applicants are limited to state and local law enforcement agencies, either directly or through the State Administrative Agency, that conduct protection activities associated with any non-governmental residence of the President of the United States designated or identified to be secured by the USSS. For FY 2017, the states with qualifying residences are Florida, New Jersey, and New York.
NOTICE OF FUNDING OPPORTUNITY
The FY 2017 PRPA Grant Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) and FY 2017 PRPA Grant Fact Sheet are available to provide additional information and resources on the program.
The Notice of Funding Opportunity is also available at Grants.gov.
FY 2017 PRPA GRANT AWARDS
Awards under the FY 2017 PRPA are:
$ 54,916.27 Broward County Sheriff’s Office, Florida
$ 579,088.00 County of Somerset, New Jersey
$ 281,821.58 Department of Law & Public Safety, New Jersey
$ 36,427,908.51 New York City Police Department, New York
$ 3,293,988.00 Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office, Florida
$ 30,721.69 Town of Morristown, New Jersey
$ 71,270.12 Town of Palm Beach, Florida
$ 54,077.42 Township of Bedminster, New Jersey
$ 63,163.73 West Palm Beach Police Department, Florida