Sheriff And Fire Departments Get Award From DHS

The US Department of Homeland Security gives an award to the Grant County Sheriff’s Department and Grant County Fire District 5. According to a Facebook post John Merrill, the Director of the Department of Homeland Security’s Next Generation First Responder Program gave the award to
Fire District 5 chief Dan Smith and Grant County Sheriff Tom Jones for working with DHS to test new high-tech equipment designed to enhance responder safety and situational awareness. The testing took place this summer.