SST Auto donates bullet-proof vests to Danbury Police

After learning cops pay for some gear, Danbury business donates 2 bulletproof vests worth $5K to local PD

SST Auto/Speedsport Tuning owner Bryan Lagas (far right) meets with Danbury Police and former Danbury Mayor Dean Esposito (third from left) to present the life-saving equipment.DANBURY — Two members of the city’s police force received new bulletproof vests thanks to the generosity of a local business.Speedsport Tuning, an automotive business on Miry Brook Road, presented two ballistic vests to the Danbury Police Department on Tuesday afternoon to show support and give back to local law enforcement.

The business decided to donate the body armor, which is designed to help absorb impact and protect against bullets, after learning that Danbury police officers have to pay for certain pieces of equipment, said Bryan Lagas, owner of Speedsport Tuning… Read the full News-Times article here

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