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8:59 am
Sun September 29, 2013

Tulsa Police Receive $1.25 Million COPS Grant

Tulsa Police Chief Chuck Jordan
Credit KWGS News File Photo

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The Tulsa Police Department has been awarded $1.25 million federal grant.

The grant is from the U.S. Department of Justice Office of Community Oriented Policing Services — or COPS — program.

Police say the grant provides for the hiring of 10 additional police officers and to focus on violent crime.