Military-Grade Equipment Used By Benton Police

Published 05/08 2014 10:31PM

Updated 05/08 2014 11:13PM

BENTON, AR -- The Benton Police Department receives new equipment to help save lives.

It's called a Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected Vehicle.

SWAT members can use it during high risk situations and it will also be used by those helping with natural disasters.

A military program allows law enforcement to pay a small annual fee to use the equipment.

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