The Wayne County Office of Sheriff was able to obtain a Specialized Tactical Rescue Vehicle to add to its fleet.
The “Brinks Supports First Responders Donation” program, Wayne-Finger Lakes BOCES, NYSPEL in Newark and Custom Sign Express all had a hand in making it possible.
After being on a waiting list for three years, the police department was finally able to get their vehicle in June of 2020 after mechanics made some minor repairs.
School Resource Officer, Deputy Brian Steinruck, has a close relationship with W-FL BOCES and Wayne Technical and Career Center and was able to set a partnership up with the teachers and students in the autobody department to do work on the vehicle.
Rocco Salerno of NYSPEL was able to donate 40 hours of labor for doing work on the lighting, speakers and communication system.
Shawn DiSanto of Custom Sign Express created decals for situations where the vehicle may be used.
The Sheriff’s Office hosted a pizza party for students as a thank you and to see the final vehicle when it was finished.
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