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Group purchases new bulletproof vest plates for St. Pete SWAT

Group purchases new bulletproof vest plates for #StPete SWAT
 @TrevorPettiford

  • New plates weigh less than older ceramic plates
  • “We went from an 8 pound ceramic plate down to a 1.5 pound composite plate,” said Officer Robert Peters. “
  • On Sunday, the Partners for Life Foundation delivered 40 pairs of new bulletproof vest plates to the city’s SWAT team.
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  • The vest plates were a poignant gift for Marino, in particular.

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@BN9: “Group purchases new bulletproof vest plates for #StPete SWAT
@TrevorPettiford”


The Partners for Life Foundation sees the $25,000 purchase of the vest plates as in line with their mission, to help victims of violence.


Group purchases new bulletproof vest plates for St. Pete SWAT