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GA Agency Shows Off Officer Protection Package on Patrol Cars
Arrive Alive

Arrive Alive

Law enforcement commanders, trainers, and officers must work to reduce single-vehicle crashes on patrol.

May 6, 2019

7 Ways to Stay Safe on Motor Patrol

7 Ways to Stay Safe on Motor Patrol

Arm yourself with the tools and tactics to be at the top of your game while riding your motorcycle on duty. Here are some tips to keep in mind.

April 24, 2019

2020 Ford Police Interceptor Utility with Hybrid Powertrain
Transparent Armor Window Insert

Transparent Armor Window Insert

The Hardwire Transparent Armor Window Insert seamlessly covers the existing window in a police car door to provide ballistic protection for the officer inside.

August 28, 2017

Transparent Armor Window

Transparent Armor Window

The Hardwire Transparent Armor Window Insert seamlessly covers the existing window in a police car door to provide ballistic protection for the officer inside.

May 30, 2017

Safety Tip: Driving Near Large Trucks

Here are four mistakes drivers need to avoid when driving around large trucks, regardless of the weather, according to the California Department of Motor Vehicles.

December 12, 2016

N.J. Officer Dragged at Speeds up to 45 mph
Video: New Ford System Warns Officers of Rear Pedestrians

Video: New Ford System Warns Officers of Rear Pedestrians

Ford has added a new technology called "surveillance mode" to its 2014 Ford Police Interceptor sedan and P.I. Utility that alerts an officer when a pedestrian approaches the vehicle from behind to heighten the officer's tactical awareness.

July 19, 2013

Ford's Surveillance Mode

Ford's Surveillance Mode

Ford has added a new technology called "surveillance mode" to its 2014 Ford Police Interceptor sedan and P.I. Utility that alerts an officer when a pedestrian approaches the vehicle from behind to heighten the officer's tactical awareness. Read the full story here.

July 19, 2013

The Dangers of Distracted Driving

The Dangers of Distracted Driving

We have statutes in many states against distracted driving, including texting while driving, talking on a cell phone, and other technological multi-tasking. So given the prevalence of in-car computers in patrol cars and how they are often used by an officer who is driving, we have to ask if the rules governing distracted driving apply to police officers as well as the public.

May 22, 2013

Improving Officer Driving Skills

Improving Officer Driving Skills

Training is often a casualty of budget issues, and driver training usually doesn't rank as high on the priorities list as training in firearms and defensive tactics. But what activity do you engage in most while on duty? Unless you walk a beat, it's most likely driving.

May 1, 2012

Duty Dangers: Vehicle Pursuits

Duty Dangers: Vehicle Pursuits

Officers who underestimate a suspect's resolve to evade capture or overestimate their own limitations or those of the patrol car only enhance the dangers of vehicle pursuits. It's not just the lead unit in a pursuit that is imperiled. Upon hearing of a pursuit in progress, other officers may attempt to catch up and join the chase.

January 12, 2012

Officer Seat-Belt Safety

Officer Seat-Belt Safety

Cops are cursed by a tragic mix of impatience, skewed priorities, and self-preservation instincts that sometimes fail to rise to those of a drunken frat boy. As a result, traffic collisions have for decades been one of the top two causes of officer fatalities.

June 14, 2011