Products

100 Series Strip Lighting

Code 3's 100 Series Strip Lighting features a versatile, expandable design and offers a bright output without compromising storage space.

Photo via Flickr/Greg Goebel

News

Ill. City Chooses Purchase Over Lease of Police Motorcycles

After years of leasing police motorcycles, the City of Evanston, Ill., is choosing to buy the vehicles instead after calculating that this move will save money.

Photo via Flickr/Paul Sableman

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Private Funding Helps N.J. City Upgrade Police Fleet

The City of Newark, N.J., announced it will upgrade its public safety fleet with 51 new patrol cars and a foam-dispensing fire truck. The patrol cars were partially funded by private companies.

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Audit: Okla. Sheriff Unable to Locate Vehicles

The Oklahoma County (Okla.) Sheriff's Office failed to keep track of its vehicles and other assets, according to a report from the Oklahoma State Auditor & Inspector.

Photo courtesy of Town of Jonesborough

Articles

Managing Rural Police Fleets

Managing a fleet in a small town or rural area can lead to challenges from a variety of environmental factors, including animals, weather, and rough terrain.

Photo courtesy of FCA

News

N.C. City Purchases 45 Chargers

Wilmington (N.C.) City Council approved $1.2M for the purchase of 45 Dodge Charger Pursuit sedans at a meeting this week.

Products

'B'-Kit Door & Window Insert Armor Package

Hardwire's 'B'-Kit Door & Window Insert Armor Package is a custom-designed armor kit that covers the window and existing police car door to provide ballistic protection for the officer inside.

Products

Shutdown Timers

Lind’s Shutdown Timers provide automatic, timer-based shut down so electronics do not drain the vehicle battery.

Photo of carbon monoxide detection stickers courtesy of Austin PD

News

Austin PD Installs Carbon Monoxide Detectors in Vehicles

The Austin (Texas) Police Department has purchased 400 carbon monoxide detectors to be installed in all of its patrol vehicles.

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News

Minn. Sheriff Adds Drone for Search and Rescue

The Hennepin County (Minn.) Sheriff’s Office has added an unmanned air carrier to its fleet to reduce costs after a year of testing and an approval from the Federal Aviation Administration.

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An OBD-II port is included in all light-duty vehicles manufactured in 1996 or later. It allows for a scanning tool to be used with the vehicle to determine certain diagnostic information.

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Managing a Police Fleet

Paul Clinton
How Ford's Hybrid Patrol Car Is Different

By Paul Clinton
Ford's Police Responder Hybrid Sedan offers several important differences from other retail hybrid cars that should make it well suited for the demands of a police duty cycle, while also providing lower costs to operate.

A Sure Bet for Reducing Distracted Police Driving

By Paul Clinton