Kent at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


Cities in this database with the most similarly-sized populations

Full-time law enforcement staff, Kent Police Department

  • 151 Officers
  • 56 Civilian staff

Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents

  • 1.14 Kent
  • 1.6 National average, cities with 100,000 to 249,999 population
  • 2.2 National average

These figures reflect the Kent 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 June 14, 2022


We identified over $518K in federal grant funding, FY 2012-2022

Grant funding over time

Grant funding by federal department

Recent grants

USA spending grants for: Kent
Amount Start and end dates Recipient and description Awarding agency CFDA program Type
$176,196.00 10/1/2017
9/30/2021
CITY OF KENT, WASHINGTON MULTI-JURISDICTIONAL NARCOTICS TASK FORCE Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Sub
$114,927.00 10/1/2016
9/30/2020
CITY OF KENT, WASHINGTON MULTI-JURISDICTIONAL DRUG-GANG TASK FORCE Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Sub
$127,887.00 10/1/2015
9/30/2019
CITY OF KENT, WASHINGTON MULTI-JURISDICTIONAL DRUG-GANG TASK FORCE Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Sub
$99,023.39 10/1/2014
9/30/2018
CITY OF KENT, WASHINGTON VALLEY NARCOTICS ENFORCEMENT TEAM, A MULTI-JURISDICTIONAL DRUG-GANG TASK FORCE Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Sub

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.