Boise at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


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Full-time law enforcement staff, Boise Police Department

  • 288 Officers
  • 85 Civilian staff

Officers per 1000 residents

  • 1.61 Boise
  • 1.6 National average, cities with 100,000 to 249,999 population
  • 2.3 National average

These figures reflect the Boise 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 $3.7M in federal grant funding, FY 2012-2022

Grant funding over time

Grant funding by federal department

Recent grants

USA spending grants for: Boise
Amount Start and end dates Recipient and description Awarding agency CFDA program Type
$162,410.00 10/01/2020
09/30/2024
BOISE, CITY OF NIGHT VISION EQUIPMENT/RESPIRATOR MASKS Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$136,557.00 10/01/2019
09/30/2023
BOISE, CITY OF LAW ENFORCEMENT COMPUTER EQUIPMENT UPGRADE Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$150,480.00 10/01/2018
09/30/2022
BOISE, CITY OF FY 2019 CITY AND COUNTY JAG PROGRAM Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$153,167.00 10/01/2017
09/30/2021
BOISE, CITY OF CITY OF BOISE AND ADA COUNTY 2018 JAG PROGRAM Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program 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.