In Vermont, Byrne JAG funding is blended with state funds to support a statewide multi-jurisdictional task force run out the Vermont State Police. Specifically, Byrne JAG funds support one Unit Supervisor State Police Sergeant position with overtime as well as a local police officer who is assigned full time to the drug task force. The task force is composed of individuals from state and local law enforcement agencies. Task force priorities include heroin, opioids, prescription drugs and crack cocaine interdiction. Additionally, Byrne JAG funding is used for direct task force operating expenses.
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