Waller County at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


Counties in this database with the most similarly-sized populations

Full-time law enforcement staff, Waller County Sheriff's Office

  • Officers
  • Civilian staff

Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents

  • Waller County
  • 2.2 National average

Federal grant funding

Data was last updated November 4, 2021


We identified over $773.3K in federal grant funding, FY 2012-2022

Grant funding over time

Grant funding by federal department

Recent grants

USA spending grants for: Waller County
Amount Start and end dates Recipient and description Awarding agency CFDA program Type
$141,144.00 9/1/2016
8/31/2019
WALLER, COUNTY OF WALLER COUNTY'S PURCHASE OF LAW ENFORCEMENT HAND-HELD AND MOBILE RADIOS PROJECT WILL PROCURE PORTABLE AND MOBILE RADIOS INCLUDING ACCESSORIES FOR THE WALLER COUNTY SHERRIFF'S OFFICE ALLOWING COUNTY'S LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS TO COMMUNICATE ON THE HARRIS C Department of Homeland Security Federal Emergency Management Agency 97.067 Homeland Security Grant Program Sub
$101,000.55 9/1/2015
8/31/2018
WALLER, COUNTY OF WALLER COUNTY'S MOBILE RADIOS FOR HARRIS COUNTY DIGITAL RADIO SYSTEM COMPATIBILITY PROJECT WILL PURCHASE MOBILE AND PORTABLE DIGITAL RADIOS WHICH ALLOWS WALLER COUNTY TO COMMUNICATE ON THE NEW 7X DIGITAL RADIO SYSTEM WITH SURROUNDING AGENCIES. Department of Homeland Security Federal Emergency Management Agency 97.067 Homeland Security Grant Program Sub
$62,500.00 10/1/2014
9/30/2019
COUNTY OF WALLER THIS PROJECT PROVIDES LAPTOPS FOR REAL-TIME COMMUNICATION WITH DISPATCH, ACCESS TO PERTINENT RECORDS AND INFORMATION, AS WELL AS THE ABILITY TO WRITE REPORTS WHILE IN PATROL CAR, OR AT ANY LOCATION. IT ALLOWS FOR EFFICIENCY IN JOB DUTIES AND ENHANCES SAFETY OF OFFICERS AND PUBLIC. Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Sub
$51,826.00 9/1/2014
2/28/2017
WALLER, COUNTY OF 2014 STATE HOMELAND SECURITY PROGRAM Department of Homeland Security Federal Emergency Management Agency 97.067 Homeland Security Grant Program Sub

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Military equipment transfers

Data last updated September 6, 2022


$1.6K value of military equipment has been transferred to the Waller County Sheriff's Office

The highest-value stock number reported is RIFLE,5.56 MILLIMETER with 2 items valued at $499.00 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
2/26/2008 RIFLE,5.56 MILLIMETER
1005-00-073-9421
2 2 @ $499.00 $998.00 D 1
2/25/2008 RIFLE,7.62 MILLIMETER
1005-00-589-1271
2 2 @ $138.00 $276.00 D 1
5/3/2005 PISTOL,CALIBER .45,AUTOMATIC
1005-00-726-5655
2 2 @ $58.71 $117.42 D 1
5/22/2000 RIFLE,7.62 MILLIMETER
1005-00-589-1271
2 2 @ $138.00 $276.00 D 1

Local police misconduct data, consent decrees, and settlements

Data was last updated January 25, 2022

Settlements

We identified 1 publicly reported settlement that resulted in $1,900,000.00 in monetary compensation to victims.

Settlements
Year Description Outcome
2016

Waller County, Texas paid $1.9 million to the family of Sandra Bland in 2016.

In 2016, Waller County, Texas paid $1.9 million to the family of Sandra Bland, who died in police custody after initially being pulled over for failing to signal a lane change.

Compensation
$1,900,000.00