Winamac Police Department Acquires New Equipment

The Winamac Police Department will soon have its own certified firearms trainer. Chief Mike Buchanan told the town council Monday Tyler Campbell is in the process of completing the necessary certification.

The department also recently acquired new rifles for each officer. Buchanan says they will be carried in their patrol cars as soon as the officers qualify with the weapons. They also have new tasers and will soon be qualified to use them.