In Car Camera Grant

Madison County SO
Subject: In Car Camera Grant
Date: 03/27/2020
Location: Madison County

For More Information Contact:                              

Mark C. Segerstrom, Administrator

NDOT Highway Safety Office

402-471-2515

mark.segerstrom@nebraska.gov

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Madison County Sheriff’s Office RECEIVES GRANT FOR IN‑CAR CAMERA

3/27/2020 LINCOLN – The Madison County Sheriff’s Office has received a grant from the Nebraska Department of Transportation, Highway Safety Office (NDOT-HSO) to purchase one in-car camera system according to Mark Segerstrom, Administrator for the NDOT Highway Safety Office. 

“In-car cameras have become vital for law enforcement these days. The industry is becoming more technologically sophisticated and this will help improve both highway and law enforcement safety,” stated Segerstrom.

            The NDOT-HSO has utilized this funding primarily to aid local law enforcement in obtaining in-car cameras and alcohol testing equipment used to assist in the apprehension and conviction of impaired drivers. The total grant funding assistance for this project is up to $2,996.25.

            “Law enforcement serve an essential role in our community and they have to be properly equipped to do their jobs. Their dedication and this funding continues to positively impact alcohol-related crashes and the injuries and fatalities that result,” Segerstrom said.

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Approve and send Last updated 03/27/2020 at 10:53 by Todd Volk
Sheriff Todd Volk