A spokesman for the the Albuquerque (N.M.) Police Department said the new take-home policy may allow officers to use their vehicles while in the community coaching youth league teams or being involved in faith-based organizations.
Motorcycles offer flexibility and diverse tactical options that patrol officers should use to their full advantage.
The City of Rockford, Ill., will vote on a leasing plan for 28 new patrol cars as part of a five-year, $6 million vehicle replacement plan.
Dodge is expanding its police vehicle lineup with a Pursuit version of its Durango SUV. It is powered by a 5.7L HEMI V-8, coupled with a full-time, active all-wheel-drive (AWD) system.
Ford has released important deadlines for fleets interested in purchasing the Police Interceptor (PI) Sedan before it is discontinued; the last vehicles produced will be 2019 model-year vehicles.