Wes Hickman (202-224-5972) or Kevin Bishop (864-250-1417)
- U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) today announced the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division (SLED) has been awarded a $449,000 National Criminal History Improvement Program (NCHIP) grant.
The goal of the NCHIP is to improve the Nation’s public safety by enhancing the quality, completeness, and accessibility of criminal history record information.
SLED will use the funds to:
- Move criminal history information to a more accessible computer platform;
- Upgrade and replace network equipment to support access to criminal record files;
The grant was awarded by the U.S. Department of Justice.