1. Free MRAP, check
2. About $100K to modify it for PD uses, check
3. Collision during 1100 mile delivery trip, and subsequent $40k payout for damages, check
4. MRAP is sitting in PD yard, unused, and unusable….check
A little more follow up here, on the local news page, with video:
One of the best parts of that article is the current count of MRAP style vehicles that have already been released to various police departments – about 165 of them so far. Of course, that’s a fraction of what’s on request – another 700 of them.