DOD Transferred Over $4.3B in Military Equipment to Local Police

Has anyone heard the catch-phrase “The Law of Unintended Consequences?”

The Department of Defense transferred over $4.3 billion worth of surplus military equipment–including 345 Mine Resistant Ambush Protected vehicles (MRAPs), 205 grenade launchers and over 12,000 bayonets–to more than 17,000 state and local law enforcement agencies across the nation since 1997.

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