New Hampton, Iowa – The Chickasaw County Sheriff’s Department recently acquired AED’s, or automated exteranal defibrillators for each of their squad cars.
A grant was written for the majority of the funding.
Chickasaw County Sheriff Marty Hemann explains.
Hemann talked about what an AED is.
Hemann said the AED’s are very easy for the deputies to use on patients.
Hemann said there was no cost to Chickasaw County taxpayers for the nine AED units.