Members of the SWAT team respond to a May incident in San Luis Obispo using the Lenco BearCat, a midsize armored personnel carrier that the San Luis Obispo Police Department received in 2011. The SWAT team was called in after a man barricaded himself in an apartment on Stenner Street.
Members of the SWAT team respond to a May incident in San Luis Obispo using the Lenco BearCat, a midsize armored personnel carrier that the San Luis Obispo Police Department received in 2011. The SWAT team was called in after a man barricaded himself in an apartment on Stenner Street. jjohnston@thetribunenews.com
Members of the SWAT team respond to a May incident in San Luis Obispo using the Lenco BearCat, a midsize armored personnel carrier that the San Luis Obispo Police Department received in 2011. The SWAT team was called in after a man barricaded himself in an apartment on Stenner Street. jjohnston@thetribunenews.com

SLO County police departments have surplus military gear in their inventories

September 10, 2014 4:59 AM