Police buying new bulletproof vests

FLINT TWP. — The township board approved the purchase of nine bulletproof vests for police officers to replace outworn ones. The $5,351 cost of the vests is budgeted but also could be partly covered by anticipated grant funds, said Police Chief George Sippert. Bulletproof vests are warrantied for five years, Chief Sippert said. After five years the vests start to […]