Greensboro at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


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Full-time law enforcement staff, Greensboro Police Department

  • 643 Officers
  • 103 Civilian staff

Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents

  • 2.15 Greensboro
  • 2.3 National average, cities with 250,000+ population
  • 2.2 National average

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

Federal grant funding for Greensboro

Data was last updated November 28, 2022


We identified over $10.1M in federal grant funding, FY 2013-2023

Grant funding over time

Grant funding by federal department

Recent grants

USA spending grants for: Greensboro
Amount Start and end dates Recipient and description Awarding agency CFDA program Type
$3,000,000.00 3/15/2022
3/31/2024
GREENSBORO, 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
$297,844.00 10/1/2021
9/30/2025
GREENSBORO, 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
$295,667.00 10/1/2020
9/30/2024
GREENSBORO, CITY OF GUILFORD COUNTY 2021 JAG Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$241,872.00 10/1/2019
9/30/2023
GREENSBORO, CITY OF BJA FY 20 JAG LOCAL 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.