California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS): 2017 Vertical Prosecution GME Grant
Deadline: January 30, 2016
Amount: Varies. Applicants asked to provide reasonable costs for the requested services.
Match: None required
Eligibility: City or county district attorney offices
The County District Attorney’s Office (or City Attorney’s Office) will assign a specialized team to prosecute alcohol and drug impaired driving cases using this OTS Grants Made Easy (GME) application. The DUI prosecution team will handle cases throughout each step of the criminal process. Prosecution team members will work with the Traffic Safety Resource Prosecutor Program to increase the capabilities of the team and the office by obtaining and delivering specialized training. Team members will share information with peers and law enforcement personnel throughout the county and across the state. The office will accomplish these objectives as a means to prevent impaired driving and reduce alcohol and drug-involved traffic fatalities and injuries.