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Thursday, March 29, 2012

The Department Of Homeland Security Is Buying 450 Million New Bullets

Who does the Department of Homeland Security need 450 million high performance bullets designed for 'optimum penetration for terminal performance'?
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and its Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) office is getting an "indefinite delivery" of an "indefinite quantity" of .40 caliber bullets from defense contractor ATK. U.S. agents will receive a maximum of 450 million rounds over five years, according to a press release on the deal. The high performance HST bullets are designed for law enforcement and ATK says they offer "optimum penetration for terminal performance."
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Business Insider