Tuscaloosa at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


Cities in this database with the most similarly-sized populations

Full-time law enforcement staff, Tuscaloosa Police Department

  • 283 Officers
  • 71 Civilian staff

Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents

  • 2.77 Tuscaloosa
  • 1.6 National average, cities with 100,000 to 249,999 population
  • 2.2 National average

These figures reflect the Tuscaloosa 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 September 8, 2022


We identified over $2.5M in federal grant funding, FY 2012-2022

Grant funding over time

Grant funding by federal department

Recent grants

USA spending grants for: Tuscaloosa
Amount Start and end dates Recipient and description Awarding agency CFDA program Type
$58,112.00 10/1/2020
9/30/2024
TUSCALOOSA, CITY OF TRAINING TO INCREASE THE NUMBER OF OFFICERS THAT ARE CERTIFIED TO PERFORM ON THE CRISIS INTERVENTION TEAM TO ALLEVIATE THE NUMBER OF MENTAL HEALTH INPATIENTS IN TUSCALOOSA AND SURROUNDING AREAS. Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$48,255.00 10/1/2019
9/30/2023
TUSCALOOSA, CITY OF FY 2020 CITY OF TUSCALOOSA AND COUNTY OF TUSCALOOSA JAG XVII PROJECT. Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$53,798.00 10/1/2018
9/30/2022
TUSCALOOSA, CITY OF CITY OF TUSCALOOSA POLICE DEPARTMENT: POLICE VEHICLE PROJECT. TUSCALOOSA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE: MOBILE DATA TERMINAL (MDT) PROJECT. Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$57,120.00 10/1/2017
9/30/2021
TUSCALOOSA, CITY OF FY 2018 CITY OF TUSCALOOSA AND COUNTY OF TUSCALOOSA JAG XV PROJECT Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime

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Military equipment transfers

Data last updated September 6, 2022


$5.1M value of military equipment has been transferred to the Tuscaloosa Police Department

The highest-value stock number reported is MINE RESISTANT VEHICLE with 1 item valued at $865,000.00 each

Recent equipment transfers

Military equipment transfers
Ship date Item and National Stock Number (NSN) Quantity Acquisition value, each Acquisition value, total DEMIL code DEMIL IC
6/30/2022 ALL TERRAIN VEHICLE, 4 WHEEL
2340-DS-ATV-4WHE
1 1 @ $12,000.00 $12,000.00 A 0
6/30/2022 MISCELLANEOUS SERVICE AND TRADE EQUIPMEN
3590-DS-MIS-CSVS
1 1 @ $250.00 $250.00 A 0
6/27/2022 STARTER,ENGINE,ELECTRICAL
2920-01-487-3587
1 1 @ $669.67 $669.67 A 1
6/7/2022 MULTIMETER
6625-01-336-3372
10 10 @ $230.00 $2,300.00 A 1

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