Current Opportunities

There are currently no Targeted Grant funding opportunities available.


Bomb Squad Initiative

Funding allocated to develop and sustain the 12 NYS FBI-accredited bomb squads.

Haz-Mat Grant Program

Funding allocated to support equipment maintenance, accreditation and capability enhancement for the 18 NYS regional Haz-Mat teams.


Critical Infrastructure Grant Program

Supports target-hardening and risk/vulnerability mitigation for government-owned mass gathering sites located within the state’s top seven Metropolitan Statistical Areas.

Cyber Security Grant Program

Supports enhancement and sustainment of cyber security capabilities for local and county governments by ensuring their information systems are protected from cyber incidents.

Explosive Detection Canine Team Grant Program

Supports development of new or enhancement of existing DCJS-certified explosive detection canine teams for local and county police agencies. 

Tactical Team Grant Program

Supports enhancement and improvement of DCJS-certified tactical team response capabilities as related to high-risk active shooter/counter-terrorism incidents.

Technical Rescue & Urban Search and Rescue Grant Program

Supports enhancement of technical rescue/USAR teams with a focus on structural collapse, trench, confined space and rope rescue.

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