LESO Program Public Notice
January 30, 2023
LAW ENFORCEMENT SUPPORT OFFICE (LESO) PROGRAM PUBLIC NOTICE
SUBJECT: Notification to Civilian Governing Body and Local Community
On May 25, 2022, Presidential Executive Order (EO) 14074 “Advancing Effective, Accountable Policing and Criminal Justice Practices to Enhance Public Trust and Public Safety” was signed.
In accordance with EO 14074 (Section 12), State, Tribal, local, and Territorial Law Enforcement agencies (LEAs) must:
- Notify their Civilian Governing Body (CGB) (i.e., City Council, County Government or other local governing body) of its intent to request property from Federal sources (to include Federal funds or grants).
- Notify the Local Community of its request for property transfers, purchases from Federal funds, agencies or subcontractors (including existing transfer contracts or grants).
The St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office may request the below controlled property items from the Law Enforcement Support Office (LESO), or other Federal source:
- 3 OH-58 A/C Helicopters
- Multiple Misc. Aircraft Parts
- 3 Soft Top HMMWV
- 1 Hard Top HMMWV
- 1 MRAP Armored Vehicle
- 142 Rifle 5.56
Pursuant to EO 14074 (Section 12), this memo fulfills the requirement to notify the Civilian Governing Body (CGB) and Local Community of my agency’s intent to request the controlled property items identified in the list above.
Chief Law Enforcement Official
Ken J. Mascara, Sheriff
St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office