GPD Applies for Federal Grant to Fight Identity Theft


Guam – The Guam Police Department has applied for a U.S. Department of Justice Intellectual Property Crimes Enforcement Program Grant.

The Guam State Clearing House, which processes federal loan and grant applciations from GovGuam agencies, reports that GPD has submitted a federal grant application to the Guam State Clearinghouse (GSC) requesting $115,000 from the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs.

The grant, Intellectual Property Crimes Enforcement Program, with CFDA number 16.752 has a projected start date of October 1, 2011 and ends on September 30.

Funds from this grant will be used to establish a task force with other law enforcement entities as a concerted and collaborated effort to combat the importation and exportation of counterfeit goods into and out of Guam.

Using the GSC State Application Identifier, 01211031116Y, a summary of the application may be viewed or downloaded upon request to the Guam State Clearinghouse.

For the submission of public comments or to obtain a digital version of the grant application for review, please contact Angelica A. Camacho via email to within fifteen (15) days of this notice.