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B.C. city approves $15K to buy body armour for firefighters

By Dillon White, Vernon Morning Star   

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Nov. 8, 2023, Mission, B.C. – An increase in threats and violence has left Mission Fire Rescue Service (MFRS) searching for an extra layer of protection. The City of Mission council unanimously approved $15,000 to purchase body armour for firefighters at Monday’s (Nov. 6) meeting. MFRS Chief Mark Goddard outlined the need for body armour in a report. Vernon Morning Star reports. | READ MORE

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