La Plata County Sheriff's Office Gets New Armored Vehicle

July 11, 2014 12:44 AM

La Plata County Sheriff's Office Gets New Armored Vehicle
" LA PLATA COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – The La Plata County Sheriff’s Office is showing off a new armored rescue vehicle they put in service last week.

According to Dan Bender with the sheriff’s office, the MaxProV (Maximum Protection Vehicle) was acquired last winter through the “Colorado Department of Defense Excess Property Program administered by Law Enforcement Support Office (LESO) and coordinated by Colorado State Patrol.”

(credit: La Plata County Sheriff’s Office)

“The program provides surplus equipment to law enforcement, fire, and EMS services, as well as other public safety entities,” Bender said in a statement "

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