CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- The sheriff's office received a demilitarized Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicle from the military at no charge. It will be used by METRO SWAT for a variety of emergencies including armed subject, high-risk warrant, search and rescue, or potential explosive device situations. The vehicle is getting a new paint job. It replaces a 28-year old armored car in the department.
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