Tucson at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


Cities in this database with the most similarly-sized populations

Full-time law enforcement staff, Tucson Police Department

  • 855 Officers
  • 232 Civilian staff

Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents

  • 1.55 Tucson
  • 2.3 National average, cities with 250,000+ population
  • 2.2 National average

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

Federal grant funding for Tucson

Data was last updated November 20, 2022


We identified over $99.4M in federal grant funding, FY 2013-2023

Grant funding over time

Grant funding by federal department

Recent grants

USA spending grants for: Tucson
Amount Start and end dates Recipient and description Awarding agency CFDA program Type
$8,832,858.00 1/1/2022
12/31/2023
CITY OF TUCSON POLICE THE HIDTA PROGRAM REDUCES ILLICIT DRUG SUPPLY BY AIDING FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL AND TRIBAL LAW ENFORCEMENT. PERFORMANCE IS MEASURED BY DISMANTLING/DISRUPTING DRUG TRAFFICKING AND MONEY LAUNDERING ORGANIZATIONS AND IMPROVING EFFECTIVENESS OF THE INITIATIVES. Executive Office of the President Office of the National Drug Control Policy 95.001 High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas Program Prime
$377,015.00 10/1/2021
9/30/2025
CITY OF TUCSON THE EDWARD BYRNE MEMORIAL JUSTICE ASSISTANCE GRANT (JAG) PROGRAM ALLOWS UNITS OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT, INCLUDING TRIBES, TO SUPPORT A BROAD RANGE OF ACTIVITIES TO PREVENT AND CONTROL CRIME BASED ON THEIR OWN STATE AND LOCAL NEEDS AND CONDITIONS. GRANT FUNDS CAN BE USED FOR STATE AND LOCAL INITIATIVES, … Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$60,000.00 9/1/2021
8/31/2024
CITY OF TUCSON POLICE SHSGP EQUIPMENT Department of Homeland Security Federal Emergency Management Agency 97.067 Homeland Security Grant Program Sub
$8,953,248.95 1/1/2021
12/31/2022
CITY OF TUCSON POLICE THE HIDTA PROGRAM REDUCES ILLICIT DRUG SUPPLY BY AIDING FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL AND TRIBAL LAW ENFORCEMENT. PERFORMANCE IS MEASURED BY DISMANTLING/DISRUPTING DRUG TRAFFICKING AND MONEY LAUNDERING ORGANIZATIONS AND IMPROVING EFFECTIVENESS OF THE INITIATIVES. 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 January 10, 2023


$1M value of military equipment has been transferred to the Tucson Police Department

The highest-value stock number reported is TRUCK,UTILITY with 1 item valued at $89,900.00 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
10/12/2022 SMALL ARMS AMMO CAN
8140-DS-SAM-MOCN
200 200 @ $10.00 $2,000.00 A 0
4/28/2022 FIRST AID KIT,UTILITY
6545-00-919-6650
9 9 @ $77.20 $694.80 A 1
4/28/2022 FIRST AID KIT,AIRPLANE
6545-01-659-8286
34 34 @ $362.93 $12,339.62 A 1
4/19/2022 ALL TERRAIN VEHICLE, 4 WHEEL
2340-DS-ATV-4WHE
1 1 @ $9,830.00 $9,830.00 A 0

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Local police misconduct data, consent decrees, and settlements

Data last updated January 25, 2022


Settlements

We identified 1 publicly reported settlement that resulted in $300,000.00 in monetary compensation to victims.

Settlements
Year Description Outcome
2019

Tucson paid a settlement of $300,000 in January 2019 to resolve a police misconduct lawsuit.

In January 2019, a family received a settlement total of $300,000 after filing a lawsuit against the City of Tucson and several officers of the Tucson Police Department. The lawsuit accused the officers of detaining members of the Wyatt family, forcing them to lie on the ground after they approached a traffic stop occurring near their home.

Compensation
$300,000.00