Act 89 of 2013 authorized an annual grant of $5,000,000 for the Municipal Police Officers’ Education and Training Commission (MPOETC) to reimburse certain expenses related to training municipal police officers. Reimbursement under this grant will only be considered for police officers who are trained and certified through the Act 120 program. Grant Reimbursement link provides guidance on the process for submitting requests for reimbursement. If you have any questions about the Act 120 grant, please contact the main MPOETC number at (717) 346-4086 or email RA-SPMPOFSS@pa.gov.
Additional grants for law enforcement training and operations are available through various sources, including both federal and state programs. The programs below are not administered in any way by MPOETC; the links and information are provided as a courtesy for departments interested in pursuing grant funding through these organizations.
The Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency administers several state and federal grant programs.
The Department of Justice offers funding opportunities to support law enforcement and public safety activities.