The Shelburne Police Department has been awarded multiple grants from the State of Vermont. In a tri-town grant (Hinesburg, Shelburne and South Burlington), Shelburne received $20,400 for DUI and $12,000 for Occupant Protection. In a countrywide grant, Shelburne received $6,000 for DUI, $6,000 for Occupant Protection and $5,000 for Traffic Safety Equipment.
Each year Shelburne Police Department takes part in the National Law Enforcement Challenge Program. This year the department was awarded 1st Place in the State Chief's Challenge Program for Municipal Agencies with 11-25 officers. This program recognizes excellence in traffic safety programs.