Anchorage at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


Cities in this database with the most similarly-sized populations

Full-time law enforcement staff, Anchorage Police Department

  • 425 Officers
  • 167 Civilian staff

Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents

  • 1.49 Anchorage
  • 2.3 National average, cities with 250,000+ population
  • 2.2 National average

These figures reflect the Anchorage 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 $10.8M in federal grant funding, FY 2012-2022

Grant funding over time

Grant funding by federal department

Recent grants

USA spending grants for: Anchorage
Amount Start and end dates Recipient and description Awarding agency CFDA program Type
$890,000.00 12/1/2021
11/30/2024
ANCHORAGE, MUNICIPALITY OF (INC) FFY2021 BODY WORN CAMERA IMPLEMENTATION PROGRAM Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.835 Body Worn Camera Policy and Implementation Prime
$124,854.00 9/1/2021
8/31/2023
ANCHORAGE, MUNICIPALITY OF (INC) ANCHORAGE, AK LEMHWA PROJECT Department of Justice Offices, Boards and Divisions 16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants Prime
$472,157.00 10/1/2020
9/30/2024
ANCHORAGE, MUNICIPALITY OF (INC) FY2021 EDWARD BYRNE MEMORIAL JAG PROGRAM Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$400,000.00 1/1/2020
12/31/2020
ANCHORAGE, MUNICIPALITY OF (INC) SUPPORT OF INITIATIVES DESIGNED TO IMPLEMENT THE STRATEGY PROPOSED BY THE GRANTEES' GOVERNING HIDTA EXECUTIVE BOARD AND APPROVED BY ONDCP. Executive Office of the President Office of the National Drug Control Policy 95.001 High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas Program Prime

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Military equipment transfers

Data last updated September 6, 2022


$1.7M value of military equipment has been transferred to the Anchorage Police Department

The highest-value stock number reported is UNMANNED VEHICLE,GROUND with 2 items valued at $342,477.00 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
6/16/2022 WIRE AND CABLE, ELECTRICAL, ROLL
6145-DS-CAB-LEEL
4 4 @ $20.00 $80.00 A 0
6/8/2022 GLOVES,COLD WEATHER
8415-01-558-5560
2 2 @ $191.40 $382.80 A 1
6/8/2022 BLOWER AND VACUUM
4940-01-014-3922
1 1 @ $901.95 $901.95 A 1
5/9/2022 MEDIC BAG
8465-01-524-7635
15 15 @ $124.36 $1,865.40 A 1

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