The 1033 Program permits the Secretary of Defense to transfer, without charge, excess U.S. Department of Defense personal property (supplies and equipment) to state and local law enforcement agencies.
The 1033 Program has allowed law enforcement agencies to acquire vehicles (land, air and sea), weapons, computer equipment, fingerprint equipment, night vision equipment, radios and televisions, first aid equipment, tents and sleeping bags, photographic equipment and more.
SRPD obtained sixteen (16) M-16A1 rifles. They all have been modified to be used for training only and are used with paintballs only. They are outfitted for simulation training only.
We have one (1) Humvee Rescue vehicle and four (4) suppressors.