Jan 5, 2005

Monkey SWAT Teams

CapuchinmonkeyPolice in Arizona are looking to add a Capuchin Monkey (see photo) to their SWAT team. They applied for a $100,000 grant for it, but according to Slate, the monkey itself would only cost about $15,000 while the rest would be for training. We think it would be cool if they gave him a tiny little Kevlar vest, and instead of holsters with guns, he could have little bananas in them.

Here’s the link: http://slate.msn.com/id/2117021/