The Automobile Theft Prevention Authority (ATPA) is currently accepting applications
from law enforcement agencies, prosecutors, judicial agencies, businesses, and
community/neighborhood organizations for enforcement, prosecution, community
awareness, and prevention programs aimed at reducing automobile theft.
Support for these grants comes from assessments paid by insurance companies to the
Due to the limited funds available, a 50 percent hard match is required for all
applicants, except non-profit neighborhood/community organizations. Funds must be used
to enhance auto theft prevention efforts, not to supplant current programs.
To obtain a grant application, visit www.michigan.gov/atpa (under ATPA Forms at the
bottom of the page, click on Grant Application EX-31), or email WordenJ@Michigan.Gov,
call or write the ATPA office at the address indicated below. Grant applications must be
postmarked no later than June 1, 2011.
Michigan State Police
Automobile Theft Prevention Authority
333 S. Grand Avenue
P.O. Box 30634
Lansing, Michigan 48909-0634
Phone: (517) 241-1087 Fax: (517) 241-0161
The next grant period begins on October 1, 2011, and ends on September 30, 2012.
The application deadline is June 1, 2011.