BearCat

Bearcat Medevac armored medical vehicle. (CBS)

San Leandro Police Assure Armored Vehicle Won’t Be Used Against Peaceful Protesters

The new federal ban on military style weapons to police stems from their use against demonstrators last year in Ferguson, Missouri. San Leandro police have assured their BearCat medevac vehicle will be no exception.

05/18/2015

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