Staffing / Budgeting

The Administration Division is responsible for preparation of the Police Department's annual budget as well as the analysis, compliance, oversight, and maintenance of all local, state, and federal grant awards to the Police Department.

Law Enforcement Grants
Grants for the South Gate Police Department has provide invaluable resources to our organization. The funding we have received has been instrumental in specialized projects and programs that need additional resources. Throughout the years, various grants have provided money for training, equipment, and support, all to improve the criminal justice efforts in our community.

Grants are used to fund programs as well as staff positions. This current fiscal year, the South Gate Police Department is receiving grant support for the following programs:
  • "Avoid the 100 and 40" Traffic Safety Grant
  • ABC Grant Assistance Program
  • DUI Mini-Grant
  • Family Violence and Education Prevention
  • Police Activity League (PAL)
  • Police Explorer Program
  • U.S. Department of Justice Bureau of Justice Assistance Grant (JAG)