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Money Means More Officers For Missoula, Flathead

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WHITEFISH - With one of the biggest donations in the director's memory, the Montana Internet Crimes Against Children's task force will add two new full-time officers.

Whitefish philanthropist Michael Goguen stepped up to the plate with $2 million.

Right now, the ICAC has 18 active investigators in 14 Montana cities.

This money would add a full time investigator to the Missoula Police Department and to the Flathead County Sheriff's Office.

The money would also up the number of undercover operations they could do from one or two a year.

"This is something that has not occurred anywhere in the 61 task forces across the country. To my knowledge, this is the highest donation that any task force has ever received. It's unprecedented," said Tim West, the Montana ICAC's director.

The ICAC first got funding in 2006, and started working soon after in January of 2007.

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