Operation Border Star centers on the use of intelligence to increase the effectiveness of federal, state, and local law enforcement assets. The purpose of the program is to sustain interagency law enforcement operations and enhance local law enforcement patrols to facilitate directed actions to deter and interdict criminal activity. Program participants shall assist in the execution of coordinated border security operations in an effort to:
For eligible costs and activities, see the Grant Announcement document in RFP & Supporting Documents below, page 3.
For program-specific requirements, see the Grant Announcement document in RFP & Supporting Documents below, page 4.
Additional Geographic Information:Eligible applicants must be located in a County within one of the six DPS Joint Operations and Intelligence Centers (JOIC) Regions including: