Office of Community Oriented Policing Services
Grants to the Quincy, Massachusetts, Police Department
December 13, 1999
Office of the Inspector General
The Office of the Inspector General, Audit Division, has completed an audit of grants awarded by the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) to the Quincy, Massachusetts, Police Department (Quincy). Quincy received a total of $3,156,563 in COPS grants to hire 39 additional sworn police officers and redeploy 10 sworn police officers to community policing.
Our audit revealed the following.
These items are discussed in the Findings and Recommendations section of the report. Our Scope and Methodology appear in Appendix II.