Sheriff’s Office receives $180,000 safety equipment donation

 Courtesy Photo
Courtesy Photo

Pictured are local officials with Culberson County Sheriff Oscar E Carrillo and Van Horn Volunteer Fire Department, Fire Chief Efren Hinojos during a presentation this week of an estimated $180,000 in safety equipment. MDSA founder and president Mike Smith donated the essential life safety equipment that included several sets of vehicle extrication kits, emergency lighting, digital traffic cones, gloves and face shields, h2s monitors, and heavy-duty fire extinguishers. Equipment will be carried on all first responder vehicles. Properly equipped emergency response vehicles may save some lives. Culberson County Judge Carlos Urias and other officials were present for the presentation.