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Alternative Fuel Vehicle Safety Training Offered for Okla. First Responders

First responder trainers in Oklahoma will have an opportunity to learn safety procedures and best practices about alternative fuel vehicles on Aug. 24 and 25 at Oklahoma City Community College's Professional Development Institute.

Products

Touch Screen Display

The Havis Touch Screen Display (Part Number TSD-101) is an 11.6-inch high-resolution (1366-by-768) screen for police and other mobile workers that displays data from rear-mounted mobile computers.

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PDU8S Power Distribution Unit

The PDU8S is one of D&R Electronics' newest power distribution units.

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Calif. Sheriffs Use Drone to Bust Illegal Casino

One of the suspects fled the scene, but sheriffs were able to follow the suspect with their drone and capture him.

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IntelliSkin for Apple Tablets

Ram Mounts' IntelliSkin protective cases are now available for Apple tablets and phones, including the iPhone 6 and iPad Pro.

Photo courtesy of New York State Police.

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N.Y. State Police to Deploy Mobile Command Vehicles

The state has acquired three of these vehicles to enhance communication and coordination between first responders during natural disasters, emergency scenes, and large public events.

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Cincinnati Patrol Vehicles Begin Replacing Aging Fleet

The Cincinnati (Ohio) Police Department has added 53 new Ford Police Interceptor utility vehicles. These allow the city to replace its aging fleet, which has 60% of vehicles past their replacement cycle.

Photo of LAPD i3 courtesy of BMW.

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LAPD Details EV Lease Deal

The Los Angeles Police Department is leasing its 100 BMW i3 battery-electric hatchbacks through a local BMW dealership, following a competitive bidding process that didn't include Tesla Motors, even though the department tested the Model S as a possible police vehicle.

Products

Police Brakes

Raybestos' expanded line of police brakes now includes additional disc brake pads and rotors that are specially manufactured to meet the demanding needs of law enforcement professionals.

Photos of 2016 Explorer (l.) and 2016 Police Interceptor Utility courtesy of Ford.

Articles

Police Interceptor Utility vs. Ford Explorer

Ford's P.I. Utility and Explorer mid-size SUV may be built at the same Chicago assembly plant, but a closer look at the vehicles reveals plenty of differences.

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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.