Jackson at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


Cities in this database with the most similarly-sized populations

Full-time law enforcement staff, Jackson Police Department

  • 202 Officers
  • 37 Civilian staff

Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents

  • 3.01 Jackson
  • 1.6 National average, cities with 50,000 to 99,999 population
  • 2.2 National average

These figures reflect the Jackson 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 September 6, 2022


We identified over $3.1M in federal grant funding, FY 2012-2022

Grant funding over time

Grant funding by federal department

Recent grants

USA spending grants for: Jackson
Amount Start and end dates Recipient and description Awarding agency CFDA program Type
$36,898.00 10/1/2021
9/30/2024
JACKSON, CITY OF EFLEA EMERGENCY FUNDING. Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.609 Project Safe Neighborhoods Sub
$45,876.00 10/1/2020
9/30/2024
JACKSON, CITY OF THIS PROJECT WILL GO TOWARD THE FUNDING OF ONE (1) UNIFORMED OFFICER WITHIN OUR COURTS TO PROVIDE COURT SECURITY AND WILL BE USED FOR THE PURCHASE OF BODY WORN CAMERAS FOR POLICE OFFICERS ON PATROL. Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$38,643.00 10/1/2019
9/30/2023
JACKSON, CITY OF EDWARD BYRNE MEMORIAL JUSTICE ASSISTANCE GRANT (JAG) PROGRAM FY 2020 Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$36,448.00 10/1/2019
9/30/2022
JACKSON, CITY OF PROJECT SAFE NEIGHBORHOODS (PSN) IS DESIGNED TO CREATE AND FOSTER SAFER NEIGHBORHOODS THROUGH A SUSTAINED REDUCTION IN VIOLENT CRIME, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ADDRESSING CRIMINAL GANGS AND THE FELONIOUS POSSESSION AND USE OF FIREARMS. THE PROGRAM'S EFFECTIVENESS DEPENDS UPON THE ONGOING CO… Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.609 Project Safe Neighborhoods Sub

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Military equipment transfers

Data last updated September 6, 2022


$6.3M value of military equipment has been transferred to the Jackson Police Department

The highest-value stock number reported is HELICOPTER,FLIGHT TRAINER with 1 item valued at $833,400.00 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
6/27/2022 DISPLAY UNIT
7025-01-606-0308
1 1 @ $559.50 $559.50 A 1
6/15/2022 CAMERA, DIGITAL
6720-DS-DIG-ITA0
1 1 @ $350.00 $350.00 A 0
6/15/2022 BODY,CAMERA,STILL PICTURE
6720-01-473-5878
1 1 @ $7,258.62 $7,258.62 A 1
6/9/2022 CART, MOTORIZED
2340-DS-CAR-T000
1 1 @ $7,136.00 $7,136.00 A 0

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Local police misconduct data, consent decrees, and settlements

Data was last updated January 26, 2022

Settlements

We identified 1 publicly reported settlement that resulted in $1,050,000.00 in monetary compensation to victims.

Settlements
Year Description Outcome
2020

In 2020, The City of Jackson approved a settlement just over $1 million, which arose from problems with arrest warrants that led two city residents to alleged that they had been wrongfully detained

City attorneys handling the case have stated that the issues leading to this lawsuit have probably been ongoing for over three years, and other city officials claim that they have been going on for decades. If it continued, this lawsuit could have implicated tens of thousands of warrants.

Compensation
$1,050,000.00