Sheriff Gets Committee OK For Vehicles

Posted: January 4, 2013 at 4:20 a.m.

On his third day on the job, Benton County Sheriff Kelley Cradduck gained preliminary approval for his plans to shift his deputies from driving Dodge Chargers to Chevrolet Tahoes.

At A Glance

Other Business

At its meeting Thursday, Benton County’s Finance Committee approved:

• The county’s application for a grant for the adult drug court program.

• Spending $14,500 for the Hazardous Materials response team.

• Spending $25,000 for security equipment for the Benton County Courthouse.

• Spending $10,000 for the alternative dispute resolution grant program.

• Spending $4,000 in the 2013 budget for the National Association of County and City Health Officials grant for material to support the Medical Reserve Corps.

w Spending $2,000 for a ‘”smart board” for use in Circuit Court.

Source: Staff Report

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