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Statement of Advertisement Notification:

The Gainesville Police Department (GPD) is applying for a direct award from the 2016 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) program which is due on June 30, 2016. 

These funds are based on violent crime and population.  This program furthers the Department’s mission by assisting local efforts to prevent or reduce crime and violence.  The amount of the award is $63,771.00

If you have any comments please send them to Gainesville Police Department.

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Click HERE to register your bicycle with the Gainesville Police Department. It's an easy way to report your information so we can track it if your bike is ever lost or stolen!
The Gainesville Police Department currently has a number of unsolved cold cases. Even though these incidents may have happened years ago, our detectives still actively try to solve them with new information. Click HERE to learn more about the cold cases we are working.
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