$25 Million US COPS SVPP School Security Funding Examined

By: Dan Gelinas, Published on Jul 24, 2018

The US Congress has authorized the School Violence Prevention Program (SVPP) to fund various security measures and training to mitigate active shooting. $25 million is available and the deadline to apply is next Monday.

IPVM examines:

  • What Is Covered
  • What School Districts Need To Do
  • Why It Is Effectively Too Late To Start Now
  • Who Makes The Decision
  • How Is The Decision Made
  • How Many Schools Will Win
  • What Manufacturers Are Doing

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**** ********:

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  • *** ** ** *********** Too **** ** ***** Now
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  • *** **** ******* **** Win
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What ** *******

*** ******* ****** * variety ** ********* (************ ** *** *********** guide). ** *** ********** side, ** ******** ********* and ************. ***** ************ is ******* ** *** of *** '**********' *****:

****** ******* ** ******* under *** ********* *******:

*******, **** ***** ***-********** items *** *******, **** as ************ **** *** enforcement *** ******** ** prevent ****** ********. *** much **** ** ** technology ** ***-********** ** not *******.

What ****** ********* **** ** **

********* ** *** *********** guide, *** ****** *** not *** ****** *********, directly, *** *** *** states, *****, "***** ** local **********," *** ****** Tribes ** *** ** improve *** ******** ** their *******.

**** ***** **** *** COPS ****** *** **** explained **** ******* ******* to ****** ********* ********** money **** **** ** align ********** **** **** other ******** ****.

** ********* ****** ********* to ******* **** ** eligible *****, *****, ** local **** ** **********. Grant ********** *** ******** with ** **** ***-****** to ***** *********** ********, nonprofit ************* (********* *******), units ** ***** **********, or ****** *************.

Too **** *** ***********

*** ******* *** **** opened * ***** *** and ******** ***** **** can **** ***** ** do, ****** *** ******** effectively *********** ** **** point.

*** ***-**** *********** ******* below *** * *** important **************.

*******, **** * (*** number) ******** ******* *** ****** ********** (SAM) ********* ***** ********* ****** ****** (DUNS)******. ****, **** *** SAM ****** ******* *** take ** ***** *****.

********, ***** *** *********** process*** *** **** ***** June ****** ******* ** *****'* been ****** **** *** most ******* ** ******* with * ********** **** and **** ******* *** the ********** *** ************ and *** *** *********** process ********* ** ****.

Decision *****

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**** ********** ** *** review ******* ** ****:

*** ********** **** ******* the **** ****** ******* and **** **** *** criteria ******** ** ************** *****, ** **** ** fit *** ***** ** the ******* ** ********* in **********. ************ **** ** reviewed ***** ** ***** answers ** *** ********** information *********, ******** ******** need *********, **** *** federal ********** *********, ********* project *** ****** **********, and ***** ******** ******* determined ** *** **** Office ... ***** ** the ************** ********, **** Office ******** **** ***** can ********* **** ******* may ******* * *********** improvement ** ********, ***** on *** ********* ****** process.

How *** ******** ** **** - ******** ** ********

**** ********** ********** "********-***** school ****** ********" ** win ******. **** ****** this ** ************** ***** (***):

***** '**** *********' ** vague, **** ** **** out '********* *** ****** security' *** ** *** not ******** **** ******** federal ********* *** ***** surveillance, ****** **** ***** guidelines **** *****' ***** ********. ***** ******** **** such *********, ****** ******* below ** ***** ** - ****@****.***

How **** ******* ***? ** *********

*** **** ****** *********** awarding ***** ** ** applicants. ********** ****** **** not ****** $***,***. **** that ***** *** ********** is **** ** **** want ** ****** *** full ****** ** ** award, **** **** ** find $***,*** ** ***** own ******.

**** ***** ********** **** IPVM:

*** **** ****** *********** making ** ********* ** SVPP ****** *** * total ** ************* $** million. **** ********** ***** has * *** ** $500,000.

Manufacturer *********

**** *** *** **** much ************ ********* ** this *******. *******, ********** ******** ** **** Motorola*** ** *********** ****** systems ** ******* ******** for **** *******, ******* it *** ** *** marketing ***** ** * recent ***********:

Comments (25)

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**** ** *** ***** for *** ********** *****?

** *** ****** **** of *** ****** ***** shot ** *** ********* from ****... *.*****% ** 0.0001%?

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** ** *** ***** the **** *** ** whom ** ******.

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**** *** ********* *****'* schools **** *******, ***** with *** ********* ******** nowadays ** **** ******* our ***** *** ***** future ****** ****. **** grew ** ** *** so ** **** **** familiar.

********* *** *** ******** people *** **** ***** are *** *******......

*** *********** ********** ******* is *********** ******* ** you *** **** ******* process *** ** **** school ******* ** **** drills ***** *****. ***** has *** **** * fatal **** ** * US ****** ***** ****. I ******* ***** ****** should **** * ************* Emergency ********* **** (***). The *** ****** ******* Annex's *** **** ****** surface/vector **** ** ********** as **** ** * comprehensive **** **********. ** not ******** ****** ******* as * ********* ****** is *************. *******, *** of *** *** ************** in ** **** ********** is ******/***********.

*** *********** ******* **** underscores ** ******** ******** above - **** ********* spending ***** ******** ** headlines ** ******** ***** on ****** **** ** the ****** **** ** the ********.

"*** ** **** ****** systems ** **** ****** every *****. ***** *** not **** * ***** fire ** * ** school ***** ****."

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**** ****** ******* ** probability ********* - *** is ** **** ********* than ********* ***** ** another ****** ************ *** bad **** ** **** risk; ****** *********.

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"** ****** **** ** our ******* ***** ***** WHY ** **** ***** our *** *** ****. The ******'* *** ** Risk ********** ******* *** risk ** ******** ** intangible (*********)."

****. *** **** * can ***** **** **** argument.

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*** **** ****'* **** scary **** * ***** of *******? * ***** of ******* ***** ***.

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**** ****** ****** ****** *********** *** ******** ***** ******* ***. That's ***** *** ***** **. *** *** * ***'* **** time ** ***** *** **** ******* **** ****.

**** *** *** ***** threats **** *** *** mitigate **** **** *****?

*** ** **** *** indeed *******, *** ** you **** ** **** for * *** ***** somewhere **** ** *** the **** ***** ** get **** ** ***** money ** **** *** already **** *** *********** threats?

**** *** *** ***** of ** ***** **** above... *'* *** ****** that ******** ****** ** not *********. ***** *** contrary.

* ****** ***** **** govt ********-****** ** *** they ***** *** $******** should ** **** ** reality *** *** *** reports.

**, **********. ** ***** Sugar ***** ** **** on *** ***** ****** this ****, *'* ********** going ** *** ** as ***** ** * can, *** **** ***** implementing * *****-*** ******** solution **** *** **** mitigate ** **** ******* as * *** ***** of, ***** ******* * grant *** **** ******** how ******* *** *** how *** ***** * want ** *** ** the ******* ******** ** the ******* **** *** government ***** ***** **** month.

**** * ****** ** points ** ********.

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*. ******* ***** *****... I *** ****** **** in *** *** *** not **** ** *** USA. **** ** **** about ******* ***** ***** we *** ******* ***** our *** *******!

*. ***** *******, ** virtually ***** **** * have ******* ********** *** in ***** **** ***** have ******** *** ******* for *** *******. * believe **** ******** *** critical ********* ******* *** likelihood **** **** *****. Until *** ******** *** a **** ** *** table *** ********** ** sell **** ***** ** fully ********.

"** ********* ***** **** I **** ******* ********** was ** ***** **** could **** ******** *** outcome *** *** *******".***** Parkland ** ***** ***** in *** ********** ********, do *** **** ***** video ****** ******** *** using? ****** **** **** that *** ***** *** showing ** **-** *** delay. ** *** ********* "Parkland ** * ******* example ** ******* *** response ******* ** *** knew *** ********* *** left *** ********". *** can ** ******* *** use ** ********** ********* (if **** *** ****** the ****)?

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