24/7 Newsfeed

Put Reason 24/7 on Your Site

RSS

Follow Reason 24/7 on Twitter and via RSS

Wyoming Counties the Latest to Snag Surplus Military Armored Vehicles

WORLAND — The latest acquisition by the Joint Tactical Emergency Response Team is another step in ensuring public safety.

The MRAP vehicle, or Mine Resistant Ambush Protected, was recently acquired through surplus inventory at no cost to the public, Washakie County Sheriff Steve Rakness said.

The vehicle will be available in emergency situations to Washakie, Big Horn and Hot Springs counties and the Worland Police Department.

"We have been looking for an armored vehicle for about 20 years," he said. "We've had our name on the list but haven't been able to get one because they are in such high demand."

(Hat tip to Jeremy Fugleberg)

Source: Northern Wyoming Daily News. Read full article. (link)

Editor's Note: We invite comments and request that they be civil and on-topic. We do not moderate or assume any responsibility for comments, which are owned by the readers who post them. Comments do not represent the views of Reason.com or Reason Foundation. We reserve the right to delete any comment for any reason at any time. Report abuses.

  • janiferavc088||

    until I saw the bank draft for $7998, I be certain that...my... best friend woz like realy bringing home money part-time on their laptop.. there neighbour haz done this for under fourteen months and just took care of the morgage on their condo and purchased a new Mazda MX-5. visit this web-site

    =============================
    http://www.fb49.com
    =============================

advertisement