Armored Vehicle

An armored vehicle on display at "Urban Shield," a law enforcement training exercise and trade show in Oakland. (CBS)

San Francisco’s Police Chief Requested Mine Resistant Vehicle For Department

San Francisco police Chief Greg Suhr requested an armored tactical vehicle in June 2013 for use in San Francisco.

08/12/2015

An armored vehicle on display at "Urban Shield," a law enforcement training exercise and trade show in Oakland. (CBS)

Santa Cruz City Council Votes To Acquire Armored Police Vehicle

The Santa Cruz City Council voted to accept a quarter million dollar grant for an armored police vehicle.

01/13/2015

Davis' MRAP armored vehicle (CBS)

San Jose Police Returning Mine-Resistant Armored Truck To Feds Amid Militarization Debate

Amid a national debate over the militarization of the police, the San Jose Police Department has decided to return a 15-ton armored vehicle it received earlier this year from the military surplus program.

08/29/2014

A Lenco BearCat LE model. (Lenco Industries, Inc.)

UC Berkeley Cancels Order For Armored Police Vehicle Amid Uproar

The University of California, Berkeley police department has made an about-face on the purchase of an armored vehicle for the campus police department.

07/05/2012

(AP)

Santa Clara County Sheriff Gets New Armored Vehicle

Santa Clara County law enforcement officials have a new vehicle that probably didn’t fit into Santa’s sleigh.

CBS San Francisco–12/25/2010