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<p>When ground officers know how to work with the agency&#39;s aerial units, the air operations are much more efficient and effective. (Photo: Getty Images)</p>

How To Work With Aviation Units  

June 10, 2017

By Amaury Murgado

There is no substitute for some type of aircraft in the air to support your operations. It's imperative that the coordination between ground units and flight crews be seamless and problem free. But this is easier said than done.

<p>BMW</p>

New Rides for Motor Officers  

February 9, 2017

By Melanie Basich

The iconic law enforcement motorcycle is most visible conducting traffic enforcement on highways and participating in special events and motorcades.  Manufacturers are continually working to improve performance and comfort for motor officers. Here's a look at motorcycles currently available for law enforcement.

<p>Sirchie</p>

Law Enforcement Vehicles 2017  

February 7, 2017

By Melanie Basich and David Griffith

There is no one-size-fits-all vehicle solution for law enforcement. Here is a look at the wide range of vehicles available to meet the needs of today's law enforcement officers.

<p>The UConnect touch screen display is mounted in the dashboard of a Dodge Charger Pursuit.</p>

IACP 2016 Best of Show  

December 6, 2016

By David Griffith

This year's IACP show held in San Diego from Oct. 16 through Oct. 18 didn't really have a theme. Which in some ways made it more interesting. Here's a look at some products shown at this year's IACP that are available now or will be early next year.

<p>This screen shot from Telogis Ford Telematics shows some of the information that the system captures. (Photo: Telogis)</p>

The Benefits of Telematics  

March 8, 2016

By David Griffith

Experts say telematics can save agencies money and prevent officers and civilians from being injured or even killed in patrol vehicle accidents.

<p>Ford Police Interceptor Utility</p>

Law Enforcement Vehicles 2016  

February 29, 2016

By Melanie Basich

Law enforcement agencies have many choices when it comes to vehicles designed to propel officers from call to call. Here's a look at a range of modes of transportation available to you for traversing land, water, and air on duty.

<p>Photo: Amaury Murgado</p>

How to Choose a Helicopter for Your Agency  

February 29, 2016

By Amaury Murgado

If you're considering purchasing a helicopter for your agency, here are some topics you need to explore in your journey toward achieving flight operations.

Nontraditional Transportation  

December 28, 2015

By Melanie Basich

When a standard cruiser won't do, these specialty vehicles will get you where you need to go with all the features you require.

<p>The Rook vehicle (Photo: Ring Power Corp.)</p>

Justifying Your Agency's Acquisition of Armored Vehicles  

September 30, 2015

By Leigh Hunt

With the correct officer training and community education these vehicles are a mainstay that departments will find they do not want to live without.

<p>Photo: Carla Blazek, Tumbled Bones Photography</p>

Don't Reach for the Keys  

August 31, 2015

By William Harvey

Reaching into a vehicle and taking the keys to prevent a suspect from driving off is a tactical error that has sent many an officer for medical treatment.

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