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

Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents

  • 2.06 Jonesboro
  • 1.6 National average, cities with 50,000 to 99,999 population
  • 2.2 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 for Jonesboro

Data was last updated November 20, 2022


We identified over $3M in federal grant funding, FY 2013-2023

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
$7,584.00 10/1/2022
9/30/2025
CITY OF JONESBORO BJA FY22 BWCPIP-LEA JONESBORO POLICE DEPARTMENT CITY OF JONESBORO, ARKANSAS THE CITY OF JONESBORO (AR) ON BEHALF OF JONESBORO POLICE DEPARTMENT (JPD) APPLIES FOR FUNDING TO EXPAND ITS BODY-WORN CAMERA PROGRAM BY PURCHASING 20 ADDITIONAL BWCS. THE JONESBORO PD IMPLEMENTED IT’S BWC PROGRAM IN 2018… Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.835 Body Worn Camera Policy and Implementation Prime
$43,840.00 10/1/2021
9/30/2025
CITY OF JONESBORO 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
$38,207.00 10/1/2020
9/30/2024
CITY OF JONESBORO 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 7/1/2020
6/30/2023
CITY OF JONESBORO CHP Department of Justice Offices, Boards and Divisions 16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants 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.