City of Midland Receives Grant to Help Continue Fighting Crime

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - The Tall City is getting some cash to fight crime.

On Wednesday, Midland received over $42,000 from the Department of Justice through the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program.

The funds will go to helping local law enforcement crack down on criminal activity.

City officials say the grant will go to getting night vision equipment and protective body armor.