MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCBD) – The Mt. Pleasant Police Department will soon add a patrol boat to the department.
Mt. Pleasant Town Council approved a $300,000 port security grant on Tuesday, October 8.
The town will match the grant by up to nearly $100,000.
Crews would be stationed on the boat during peak response times.
The department will also add a new traffic safety police officer who will monitor the roads in Mt. Pleasant.
The grant is budgeted for $360,000 over the course of a four year span.