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Sonora, CA — The Sonora Police Department is on its way to becoming more technologically advanced thanks to a $148,000 grant from the United States Department of Justice Office of Community Oriented Policing Services.

Lieutenant Mark Stinson with the police department says the money will be utilized for a police dispatch upgrade, a wireless project to place Mobil Data Terminals in the patrol vehicles, an electronic connection project with the Tuolumne County District Attorney´s Office, and new digital cameras.

The funding for the projects will be available in October.

Written by Sabrina Sabbagh