Springfield at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


Cities in this database with the most similarly-sized populations

Full-time law enforcement staff, Springfield

  • 229 Officers
  • 28 Civilian staff

Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents

  • 2.03 Springfield
  • 1.6 National average, cities with 100,000 to 249,999 population
  • 2.2 National average

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

Federal grant funding for Springfield

Data was last updated November 20, 2022


We identified over $1.9M in federal grant funding, FY 2013-2023

Grant funding over time

Grant funding by federal department

Recent grants

USA spending grants for: Springfield
Amount Start and end dates Recipient and description Awarding agency CFDA program Type
$100,000.00 3/15/2022
3/31/2024
SPRINGFIELD, CITY OF THE FY 2022 COPS OFFICE TECHNOLOGY AND EQUIPMENT PROGRAM (TEP) INVITATIONAL SOLICITATION IS AN INVITATION-ONLY GRANT PROGRAM DESIGNED TO DEVELOP AND ACQUIRE EFFECTIVE EQUIPMENT, TECHNOLOGIES, AND INTEROPERABLE COMMUNICATIONS THAT ASSIST IN RESPONDING TO AND PREVENTING CRIME. THE OBJECTIVE IS TO PR… Department of Justice Offices, Boards and Divisions 16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants Prime
$95,441.00 10/1/2021
9/30/2025
SPRINGFIELD, CITY OF 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
$95,101.00 10/1/2020
9/30/2024
SPRINGFIELD, CITY OF VEHICLE PURCHASE FOR USE BY SPD AND SCSO Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$89,102.00 10/1/2019
9/30/2023
SPRINGFIELD, CITY OF UPGRADE FLEET Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime

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Military equipment transfers

Data last updated January 10, 2023


$2M value of military equipment has been transferred to the Springfield

The highest-value stock number reported is MINE RESISTANT VEHICLE with 2 items valued at $495,000.00 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
1/6/2022 NIGHT VISION GOGGLE
5855-01-228-0937
20 20 @ $3,578.00 $71,560.00 F 1
2/4/2021 CAMERA ROBOT
6760-01-628-6105
2 2 @ $1,500.00 $3,000.00 D 7
3/17/2020 VIEWER,NIGHT VISION
5855-01-432-0524
40 40 @ $3,607.00 $144,280.00 F 1
8/29/2019 ARMOR,TRANSPARENT,VEHICULAR WINDOW
2541-01-574-5796
2 2 @ $4,822.47 $9,644.94 D 1

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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 $150,000.00 in monetary compensation to victims.

Settlements
Year Description Outcome
2021

Springfield, Oregon officials announced a $150,000 settlement agreement with two men to dismiss their claims of excessive use of force by Springfield police.

Jubal Chaplin and Caleb Beechem sued the city and several officers in January 2020. They claimed that Springfield law enforcement officers unlawfully arrested them, detained them, and used excessive force. Beechem’s injuries included a broken wrist and “multiple deep bruises to his head;” Beechem’s injuries also required 12 stiches to his lip.

Compensation
$150,000.00