Bulletproof Vests The Bulletproof Vest Program is an on-line program that provides funds to state, local and Indian government agencies to purchase bulletproof vests. The Bureau of Justice Assistance manages the Bulletproof Vest Partnership Program for the U.S. Dept. of Justice. Law Enforcement Services Section consolidates and submits the request for all state agencies in North Carolina who wish to use this program. Law enforcement agencies may make one request for bulletproof vests during the annual time period announced by the Bureau of Justice. For information, visit the Bulletproof Vest Partnership Home Page, call the U.S. Department of Justice Response Center at 1-800-421-6770, or call LESS at 919-773-2823.