COPS http://peoriapublicradio.org en Federal funding announced for Peoria Police, economic development http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/federal-funding-announced-peoria-police-economic-development <p></p><div>The City of Peoria is getting federal funding to recruit or re-hire six police officers. U.S. Senator Dick Durbin and Congresswoman Cheri Bustos announced the $750,000 in funding. It&rsquo;s part of the Community Oriented Policing Services, or COPS, program. &nbsp;</div><p> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 21:46:25 +0000 Alex Rusciano 12602 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Federal funding announced for Peoria Police, economic development