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D&R Electronics Ford NGPI Utility Storage Drawer

Adamson Industries Corp. announced a brand-new product release, the D&R Electronics’ Ford NGPI Utility storage drawer, which allows access to the spare tire. T

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GM Recalls Chevrolet Impala Patrol Cars

WASHINGTON - General Motors is recalling more than 38,000 Chevrolet Impala patrol cars in North America. The recall affects Impala police vehicles from model years 2008 to 2012, including 36,413 in the United States and 1,713 in Canada.

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Ford Police Interceptor Road Defender 5000 Push Bumper

Go Rhino! offers its Road Defender 5000 push bumper for the new Ford Police Interceptor. This push bumper features fully welded one-piece construction, a cross plate that’s pre-drilled for easy mounting of auxiliary lighting or additional equipment, and a number of optional wraparounds.

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GFX 2012 - Selecting the Right Police Vehicle

During the problem solving round table at GFX 2012, Craig Croner, Administrative Services Manager for the City of Boise, Idaho, discussed what's involved with selecting a new police vehicle, now that the Ford Crown Victoria will no longer be manufactured, and the challenges involved in that process.  

To celebrate its 75th anniversary, the Kansas Highway Patrol equipped 14 historic-themed Ford CVPIs. Photo courtesy KHP.

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The World's Last Ford Crown Vic Police Interceptor

TOPEKA, KS - The last of the venerable Crown Victoria Police Interceptors has found a new home in the Midwest.

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SoundOff Signal Intersector

An addition to the original Intersector under mirror light, this surface-mount light offers 180-degree light output for greater side warning.

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Whelen SideKick ION Fender Light for Ford Police Interceptor and Chevrolet Caprice PPV

Featuring the ION Series lighting, the SideKick ION Fender Light provides lighting coverage to the sides of a Ford or Chevrolet police vehicle.

Photo by Paul Clinton. Photo from LASD 2011 testing.

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LA Sheriff's Department Rates 2012 Police Motorcycles

LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department evaluated its largest crop of police motorcycles in the fall, analyzing seven cycles for performance, safety, and comfort.

Photo courtesy of Ford.

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Chicago to Purchase 500 Ford Police Interceptors

CHICAGO - Chicago Mayor Emanuel announced that the City's Department of Fleet and Facilities Management (2FM) will make an initial purchase of 100 Ford Interceptor sedans and SUVs for the City's law enforcement fleet, with plans to purchase a total of 500 vehicles.

Pictured is a Dodge charger during 2010 Los Angeles Sheriff's Department testing. Photo courtesy of Police Magazine.

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LA County Sheriff Tests 2012-13 Patrol Vehicles

FONTANA, CA - The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department has released its annual vehicle evaluation, which includes fuel-economy test results as well as acceleration and braking.

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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