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Grant funds yield new patrol vehicle

  • Pictured with the new patrol vehicle are USDA Area Specialist Michael McKee, Sheriff David Bartoni and Deputy Kyle Bacon.

    Pictured with the new patrol vehicle are USDA Area Specialist Michael McKee, Sheriff David Bartoni and Deputy Kyle Bacon.
    Courtesy of the Franklin County Sheriff's Office

 
Submitted by Dava Lewis
Franklin County Sheriff’s Office
updated: 10/2/2019 12:54 PM

The Franklin County Sheriff's Office recently received a new patrol vehicle purchased with grant funding from the United States Department of Agriculture-Rural Development.

The addition of this new patrol vehicle will help ensure that deputies continue to have the equipment needed to safely and effectively fight crime in Franklin County.

The Sheriff's Office extends gratitude to the USDA and also appreciates the assistance given by the Franklin County Emergency Management Agency in obtaining the funding.