Council approves use of $135k grant to buy body cameras for Gree - FOX Carolina 21

Council approves use of $135k grant to buy body cameras for Greenville Co. deputies

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GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) -

A $135,000 grant for body cameras has been approved for deputies at the Greenville County Sheriff's Office.

At a full Greenville County Council meeting Tuesday night, members agreed to use the grant toward purchase of body-worn camera equipment, and maintenance and/or storage of the equipment for the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office.

The grant was awarded on Aug 1 and was approved by the Finance Committee on Oct 10.

The grant is from the state of South Carolina.

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