October 6, 2015

Sheriff’s department eyes $324,000 armored car

Mark Taylor mtaylor@gardnernews.com Johnson County Commissioners will vote Nov. 3 on approving the sheriff’s department’s planned purchase of a $324,234 Bearcat armored car. Kent Brown, chief financial officer for the sheriff’s office, told commissioners during their agenda review meeting on Oct. 27 the vehicle is needed for “tactical situations” in critical situations such as standoffs. Continue Reading