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Ford Unveils 2012 Police Interceptor

LAS VEGAS - The Ford Motor Co. unveiled its new Taurus-based police interceptor in Las Vegas today and provided initial details about the patrol car that will replace the aging "Crown Vic" in late 2011.

The new Camry hybrids make the Arkadelphia Police Department the first "green" fleet in the state, according to police officials. (Photo courtesy of Arkadelphia Police Dept.)

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City of Arkadelphia Unveils Camry Hybrid Police Cars

The Arkadelphia Police Department's new environmentally friendly vehicles have made it the first "green" fleet in the state, according to police officials.

Chrysler's Dodge Charger fared best in top speed, acceleration and braking at the Michigan State Police's testing event of 2010 patrol vehicles. Photo via Chrysler.

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Michigan State Police Release 2010 Vehicle Test Results

EAST LANSING, MI - Chrysler's 2010 Dodge Charger ranked highest in Michigan State Police's evaluation of the most widely used two- and four-wheel patrol vehicles.

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Ford to Develop All-New Police Interceptor

DEARBORN, MI - Ford will produce an all-new, purpose-built Police Interceptor specially designed and engineered to replace the Ford Crown Victoria law enforcement vehicle lineup in 2011.

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Chevrolet Debuts All-New 2011 Caprice Police Patrol Vehicle

Available in two configurations with an available unmarked version, the 2011 Chevrolet Caprice PPV is rear-wheel driven, offering six- and eight-cylinder engines.

Carbon Motors E7 Concept Vehicle

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Carbon Motors Introduces E7 Concept Vehicle

Targeted specifically to law enforcement agencies of all sizes, the E7 Concept will be marketed as a custom-made police vehicle.

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Hammer Named GM Law Enforcement Vehicle Manager

General Motors Fleet and Commercial Operations has appointed Dana Hammer, a 25-year employee, as manager, Law Enforcement Vehicles.

Carbon Motors Corp.'s E7 concept vehicle was on display recently near the U.S. Capitol, according to CNN.com.

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Atlanta Cops Help Dream Up High-tech Police Car

ATLANTA – The new, high-tech Carbon E7 concept vehicle was designed by cops for cops, drawing on suggestions from more than 3,000 law enforcement professionals, according to CNN.com.

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More Equipment, Less Space In Police Vehicles

The increasing amount of technology hardware installed in law enforcement vehicles presents ergonomic and safety risks. Designers and engineers are developing strategies and products to address both issues.

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Smaller, Lighter Vehicles Compete For Front-Line Police Work

LAPD Transportation Director outlines performance parameters.

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Managing a Police Fleet

Paul Clinton
Does Police Vehicle Testing Still Matter?

By Paul Clinton
Each fall, the Michigan State Police and Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department evaluate the current crop of police vehicles with a battery of road tests and provide a mountain of data about their performance, braking, and vehicle dynamics.

Can EVs Work as Patrol Vehicles?

By Paul Clinton