New SWAT truck purchased by Sheriff's Department

2012-10-03T18:30:00Z 2012-10-03T19:44:40Z New SWAT truck purchased by Sheriff's DepartmentTimes Staff nwitimes.com
October 03, 2012 6:30 pm  • 

VALPARAISO | The Porter County Sheriff's Department has purchased a new truck for the Porter County SWAT team.

The new SWAT truck is a 2013 Ford F550 RDV (Rapid Deployment Vehicle), said Sgt. Larry LaFlower.

The truck, manufactured by the Armored Group, cost $89,950. It was paid for by money collected over the past 10 years that was seized during traffic stops and other criminal cases.

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