(Atlanta Journal-Constitution) The Pentagon has banned 145 law enforcement agencies from receiving surplus military weapons and supplies, part of a program under scrutiny after police in combat gear responded to protests in Ferguson, MO.
In each case examined by the Cox Washington bureau, the departments were suspended after losing high-powered weapons.
The Daytona Beach Police Department was blacklisted after reporting a lost Colt M16 rifle in January.
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"We still have not been able to find it," Daytona Beach Police spokesman Jimmie Flynt said.