-WIS TV, AUGUST 20, 2015, FEAT. PROF. GREG ADAMS:
The Richland County Sheriff’s Department is suspended from a federal military surplus program after Sheriff Leon Lott traded two airplanes that were not his to trade, according to federal court documents.
Now, the department is at risk of losing millions of dollars of equipment all because of those two planes. The Defense Logistics Agency is part of the U.S. Department of Defense, and an office with that agency runs the 1033 program that lends out surplus military equipment to civilian law enforcement agencies. <Read More>