"Our first responders put their lives on the line and the least we can do is give them the very best equipment. This funding will allow the Canton Police Department to purchase the tools they need to get the job done and maximize safety,” said Senator Kerry. "I commend DHS for providing our state’s law enforcement agencies with the equipment and technology they need, and I’m grateful to the men and women of the Canton Police Department for their dedication and hard work.”
"I commend the police officers of
Congressman Lynch said, "Chief Ken Berkowitz and the Canton Police Department are doing an outstanding job at protecting the safety and security of the people of
CEDAP provides first response training and equipment to law enforcement agencies and other emergency responders.
$36.4 million in equipment and training has been awarded under the Department of Homeland Security to 2,000 first responder agencies nationally as part of FY 2006. For more information on CEDAP visit: https://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/odp/equipment_cedap.htm