April 16, 2014

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Communities, sheriff to get security money

ELYRIA — Two local communities and the county sheriff’s office will get more than $80,000 from the U.S. Department of Homeland

Security.U.S. Rep. Betty Sutton, D-Copley Township, announced Thursday that North Ridgeville police will get $11,794 and Sheffield firefighters will get $12,936 for new technology, equipment and training.

The county sheriff will get a federal grant for $56,561.

The money is supposed to help emergency forces improve response capability.