The U.S. Armed Forces has a division referred to as the Defense Logistics Agency – Disposition Services. They have the job to reutilize, transfer or donate equipment no longer being used. It goes first between the branches of the various services and it not needed its offered to various agencies and ultimately is made available to local law enforcement.
In June of 2018 the Celina Police Department received a, M1078 2.5 ton cargo truck from this program. It is designed to traverse deep water. One of the main reasons it was requested was for its ability to get through high water in emergencies and to close roads for public safety.
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