New Bulletproof Vests on Order for Local Police in Costa del Sol Town

Modern equipment for Estepona’s Local Police Credit: Estepona Council

THE Estepona Council has awarded a contract to a supplier for the delivery of 125 bulletproof vests which will also deflect knives for the Local Police brigade.

Made from layers of high resistance synthetic fibres, these vests are an important protection for officers who are often first responders to violent situations.

Over the past few years, the Council has spent more than €500,000 to renew the fleet of vehicles, to obtain new communication technology and to increase the actual size of the local force.

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Married to Ophelia in Gibraltar in 1978, John has spent much of his life travelling on security print and minting business and visited every continent except Antarctica. Having retired several years ago, the couple moved to their house in Estepona and John became a regular news writer for the EWN Media Group taking particular interest in Finance, Gibraltar and Costa del Sol Social Scene. Share your story with us by emailing [email protected], by calling +34 951 38 61 61 or by messaging our Facebook page


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