Search
Close this search box.
Get 24 hours of unlimited digital access for just $1.

Local police departments utilize military surplus program

Three landmine-resistant vehicles and a $1.8K griddle

Mine-resistant vehicles (MRAPs) idling on a paved road.
Mine-resistant vehicles (MRAPs) are employed across the county, though not for landmine detection. The vehicles, police say, are often used for rescues during flooding. (Photo courtesy of the Whatcom County Sheriff’s Office)
By Julia Lerner Staff Reporter
With recent crime waves, an aging jail and shifting state legislation, law enforcement agencies in W
Cascadia Daily News
  • Save money
  • Support local businesses
  • Unlock exclusive Cascadia Daily News subscription discounts, like 50% off an annual subscription!

Become a Cascadia One Pass member!

Browse our subscription offers or consider donating to support local journalism.


Already a subscriber?

Log in

Latest stories

Biden plans to serve out the remainder of his term in office
July 21, 2024 11:24 a.m.
Auditor focused on ensuring confidence in valid results
July 20, 2024 10:00 p.m.
Goal is to establish a higher level of transparency in health insights for the public
July 19, 2024 10:00 p.m.

Have a news tip?

Email newstips@cascadiadaily.com or Call/Text 360-922-3092

Sign up for our free email newsletters