SUMTER COUNTY, SC (WIS) - Check out the smile on these K-9 officers!
These Sumter County Sheriff Office's K-9's are excited because they've received brand new kevlar vests. This will help keep them safe while protecting the community.
The department recently won a contest from "Keeping K-9s in Kevlar" which provided all five of the agency's K-9's with kevlar vest. Usually, each one of these vests costs more than $2,000.
The department says this contest win saved Sumter County taxpayers $11,000.