Holyoke receives more than $400,000 in policing grants - Western Mass News - WGGB/WSHM

Holyoke receives more than $400,000 in policing grants

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The city of Holyoke is getting $445,000 in grant money to put towards policing.

The police department will get $100,000, and $80,000 of their money will go to the street crime unit, while another $20,000 will go to the department's mobile policing unit.

The grant comes from the Massachusetts Executive Office of Safety and Security, and is given to help communities combat gang violence.

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