Huntsville at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


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Full-time law enforcement staff, Huntsville Police Department

  • 450 Officers
  • 212 Civilian staff

Officers per 1000 residents

  • 3.26 Huntsville
  • 1.6 National average, cities with 100,000 to 249,999 population
  • 2.3 National average

These figures reflect the Huntsville Police Department only, and do not include state or other police agencies that may be present in this location.

Federal grant funding

Data was last updated November 2, 2021


We identified over $7.2M in federal grant funding, FY 2012-2022

Grant funding over time

Grant funding by federal department

Recent grants

USA spending grants for: Huntsville
Amount Start and end dates Recipient and description Awarding agency CFDA program Type
$213,618.00 01/01/2021
12/31/2022
ALABAMA STATE LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY CITY OF HUNTSVILLE Executive Office of the President Office of the National Drug Control Policy 95.001 High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas Program Sub
$165,614.00 01/01/2020
12/31/2021
ALABAMA STATE LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY CITY OF HUNTSVILLE Executive Office of the President Office of the National Drug Control Policy 95.001 High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas Program Sub
$142,242.00 10/01/2019
09/30/2023
CITY OF HUNTSVILLE LAW ENFORCEMENT ENHANCEMENT PROGRAM Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$179,407.56 01/01/2019
12/31/2020
ALABAMA STATE LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY CITY OF HUNTSVILLE Executive Office of the President Office of the National Drug Control Policy 95.001 High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas Program Sub

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Military equipment transfers


We were unable to locate any military equipment transfers for this location using the LESO Property Transferred to Participating Agencies database published by the Defense Logistics Agency. It is possible that this location has acquired military equipment for policing via other sources or programs.