Police Departments Beg and Barter For Ammo While DHS Buys Up 1.6 Billion Rounds In Past YearSubmitted by emalvini on Fri, 03/22/2013 - 12:13
Police Departments Beg and Barter For Ammo While DHS Buys Up 1.6 Billion Rounds In Past Year
By Gregory Gwyn-Williams, Jr.
March 22, 2013
The nationwide shortage of ammunition has left many police departments scrambling to get their hands on the necessary rounds - with some even bartering among each other.
Meanwhile, Rep. Timothy Huelskamp (R-Kansas) says the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has failed to respond to multiple members of Congress asking why DHS bought more than 1.6 billion rounds in the past year.