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Sporty Police Cars

Crown Victorias and Dodge Chargers and may be among the most typical makes and models of police cars used in the United States today. Some departments have a handful of “sportier” cars, many of which are used in special ways.

The BearCat G3 provides 0.50 caliber armor protection with high ground clearance for aggressive off-road performance and maneuverability. It is used by SWAT and Special Ops teams at high security facilities for perimeter patrol and security.

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Beyond the Patrol Car

Law enforcement vehicles come in all shapes in sizes. In addition to the traditional patrol vehicle or motorcycle, the following are other vehicles law enforcement officers use to keep the peace.

The PB400 Push Bumper.

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Patrol Vehicle Push Bumper for Chevrolet, Dodge, Ford

HAVERHILL, MA - Adamson Ind. is shipping its PB400 Push Bumper System by Setina for the 2011 Dodge Charger, 2011 Chevy Caprice PPV and the 2012 Next Generation Ford Interceptor Sedan.

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21TR & 21TR Plus with New Torus Technology

ST. LOUIS, MO - 21TR and 21TR Plus lightbars feature all-new Torus LED Technology in a 2100 lightbar package. Torus technology lightheads provide superior directional and off-angle performance.

2011 Dodge Charger

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Detroit 3's Next Generation Police Vehicles Tested

CHELSEA, MI - About 300 fleet purchasing representatives and law enforcement officers arrived at Chrysler's proving grounds on Saturday to watch drivers from the Michigan State Police put the Detroit 3 police vehicles through acceleration, braking, high-speed handling, and other tests.

Ford's Police Interceptor utility will deliver at least a 20 percent improvement in fuel economy over the outgoing Crown Victoria Police Interceptor.

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Ford Debuts Police Interceptor Utility Vehicle

CHICAGO - Ford Motor Company revealed its newest pursuit-rated vehicle – Ford’s first-ever specially designed Police Interceptor utility built for the rigors of police work.

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How to Recondition a K-9 Police Vehicle

A K-9 companion in a police vehicle introduces additional areas of concern to overall vehicle cleanliness and resale.

The Ford Police Interceptor will replace the Crown Victoria as the automakers standard police cruiser in 2011.

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Manufacturers Debut Next Generation of Police Cars

Increased comfort and convenience, improved vehicle ingress and egress, advanced technology, and improved officer safety mark the next generation of police cars.

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13 Factors in Selecting a Police Unit Upfitter

Preparing a service-ready police unit may require more work than a small garage staff can handle, even with preplanning and experience. If a fleet staff is too busy maintaining in-service vehicles, outsourcing may be the solution.

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It's Not Just ‘Black & White’

By varying police vehicles’ traditional black and white exterior colors, fleets can significantly impact a unit’s overall look, demonstrating it’s not all “black and white.”

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Managing a Police Fleet

Paul Clinton
Can EVs Work as Patrol Vehicles?

By Paul Clinton
Adding a fleet of battery-electric vehicles or plug-in hybrids to your motor pool is one thing. But giving an electrified sedan to a police officer seems like a trickier proposition.