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West Chester police dogs getting bulletproof vests

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WEST CHESTER, OH (FOX19) -

West Chester Police Department K9’s Blek and Ciro will be getting body armor.

Protective vests can be a tall order for police departments stretched for cash.

The vests are donated from Vested Interest, a nonprofit that funds bulletproof vests for police dogs. Nationwide, the organization has donated more than 2,600 protective vests.

Blek and Ciro’s vests are valued at about $2,000 each.

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