Atlantic City at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


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Full-time law enforcement staff, Atlantic City Police Department

  • 190 Officers
  • 34 Civilian staff

Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents

  • 5.14 Atlantic City
  • 1.7 National average, cities with 25,000 to 49,999 population
  • 2.2 National average

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

Federal grant funding for Atlantic City

Data was last updated November 28, 2022


We identified over $2.9M in federal grant funding, FY 2013-2023

Grant funding over time

Grant funding by federal department

Recent grants

USA spending grants for: Atlantic City
Amount Start and end dates Recipient and description Awarding agency CFDA program Type
$1,875,000.00 10/1/2022
9/30/2027
ATLANTIC CITY CITY HALL THE PURPOSE OF THE COPS HIRING PROGRAM (CHP) PROGRAM IS TO ADVANCE THE PRACTICE OF COMMUNITY POLICING THROUGH THE HIRE OR REHIRE OF ADDITIONAL CAREER LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS. FUNDING UNDER THIS AWARD PROGRAM WILL BE UTILIZED BY LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES TO HIRE AND REHIRE CAREER LAW ENFORCEM… Department of Justice Offices, Boards and Divisions 16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants Prime
$51,911.00 10/1/2021
9/30/2025
ATLANTIC CITY CITY HALL 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
$699,990.00 10/1/2020
10/1/2023
ATLANTIC CITY CITY HALL STATIONARY ALPR READERS FOR EVERY ENTRANCE AND EXIT INTO ATLANTIC CITY, NJ. Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$54,174.00 10/1/2020
9/30/2024
ATLANTIC CITY CITY HALL OFFICER SAFETY 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


$86.4K value of military equipment has been transferred to the Atlantic City Police Department

The highest-value stock number reported is TRUCK,UTILITY with 1 item valued at $62,627.00 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
9/14/2017 NIGHT VISION GOGGLE
5855-01-228-0937
6 6 @ $3,578.00 $21,468.00 F 1
9/14/2017 SIGHT,REFLEX
1240-01-411-1265
3 3 @ $371.00 $1,113.00 D 1
9/14/2017 MOUNT,SIGHT,SMALL ARMS
1005-01-534-8696
1 1 @ $133.11 $133.11 C 1
5/23/2017 TRUCK,UTILITY
2320-01-371-9584
1 1 @ $62,627.00 $62,627.00 C 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.

Settlements
Year Description Outcome
2020

Antoine Jones and Brian Wilson alleged that they were racially profiled during a traffic stop in which they were repeatedly threatened with violence by an officer with the Atlantic City Police Department.

Neither Jones nor Wilson were charged with any traffic violations after their encounter with police. The officers involved in the incident have both been involved in past incidents of misconduct.

Compensation
Undisclosed