For more than 20 years, the Pentagon has distributed surplus weapons, aircraft and vehicles to police departments nationwide under the Department of Defense 1033 Program.
This site displays data released by the Pentagon and collected by the Marshall Project on their GitHub repository.
Articles about the DOD 1033 Program
- Police killings more likely in agencies that get military gear, data shows, October 8, 2020
- Protests against police put $454 million in military gear under spotlight, June 14, 2020
- The Pentagon Finally Details its Weapons-for-Cops Giveaway, Muckrock, December 4, 2014