Jonesboro at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


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Full-time law enforcement staff, Jonesboro Police Department

  • 163 Officers
  • 15 Civilian staff

Officers per 1000 residents

  • 2.23 Jonesboro
  • 1.6 National average, cities with 50,000 to 99,999 population
  • 2.3 National average

These figures reflect the Jonesboro 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 February 14, 2022


We identified over $3M in federal grant funding, FY 2012-2022

Grant funding over time

Grant funding by federal department

Recent grants

USA spending grants for: Jonesboro
Amount Start and end dates Recipient and description Awarding agency CFDA program Type
$38,207.00 10/01/2020
09/30/2024
JONESBORO, CITY OF THE JONESBORO POLICE DEPARTMENT IS REQUESTING $38,207 TO PURCHASE A FORENSIC COMPUTER, HALO SUN SIGHTS, SIMULATION GUNS, PATROL BIKES AND NECESSARY ACCESSORIES. Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$618,158.00 07/01/2020
06/30/2023
JONESBORO, CITY OF CHP Department of Justice Offices, Boards and Divisions 16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants Prime
$29,605.00 10/01/2019
09/30/2023
JONESBORO, CITY OF JONESBORO POLICE DEPARTMENT CRIME REDUCTION EQUIPMENT Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$300,000.00 10/01/2018
09/30/2021
JONESBORO, CITY OF 2018 BODY-WORN CAMERA PROGRAM Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.835 Body Worn Camera Policy and Implementation Prime

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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.