Fort Worth at a glance
Population by race and Hispanic origin
Cities in this database with the most similarly-sized populations
Full-time law enforcement staff, Fort Worth Police Department
- 1,667 Officers
- 418 Civilian staff
Officers per 1000 residents
- 2.24 Fort Worth
- 2.5 National average, cities with 250,000+ population
- 2.3 National average
These figures reflect the Fort Worth Police Department only, and do not include state or other police agencies that may be present in this location.
|Amount||Start and end dates||Recipient and description||Awarding agency||CFDA program||Type|
|FORT WORTH, CITY OF FORT WORTH POLICE DEPARTMENT LAW ENFORCEMENT PROGRAMS/PROJECTS||Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs||16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program||Prime|
|FORT WORTH, CITY OF CHP||Department of Justice Offices, Boards and Divisions||16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants||Prime|
|FORT WORTH, CITY OF LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT CRIME LABORATORY OPERATIONS||Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs||16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program||Prime|
|FORT WORTH, CITY OF LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT BLOCK GRANT (LLEBG)||Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs||16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program||Prime|
We identified 1 publicly reported settlement that resulted in $2,000,000.00 in monetary compensation to victims.
In 2010, Fort Worth paid $2 million to the family of a man who died from taser shocks administered by police.
In 2010, the City of Fort Worth paid $2 million to the family of Michael Jacobs, Jr., who died as a result of two taser shocks administered by police during an altercation in April 2009.