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5 Things to Know When Buying Patrol Vehicles
“Over the last 20 years, some agencies may have been a little bit cautious about adopting hybrids and electric vehicles. Now we're seeing that there's a lot more willingness to take a look at these things and start adding them to the portfolio,” says Lindsey Bertino.
January 25, 2023
2 SC Officers Injured When SUV Crashes into Restaurant
The South Carolina Highway Patrol reports.a 2018 Nissan Rogue was attempting to pull into a parking space in front of the restaurant when the driver accidentally drove into the building.
November 15, 2022
OK Sheriff’s Office to Relocate ‘Gun’ Switch after Woman Slips Cuffs and Grabs Rifle
“Once it happens then you go back and try to make sure it never happens again. And that's what we're looking at."
August 19, 2022
Massachusetts State Police Transition to Hybrid Patrol Vehicles
Now the SUV makes up the vast majority of the Massachusetts State Police frontline fleet, and the agency is hoping to transition to the new PIU Hybrids when possible, ordering 161 hybrid versions this year.
April 16, 2020
HAAS Alert: Collision Prevention System
HAAS Alert's Safety Cloud notifies drivers in advance of nearby emergency vehicles to prevent crashes.
April 6, 2020
Lake Assault Boats Gets 5-Year U.S. Navy Contract
Lake Assault Boats has been chosen to supply up to 119 Force Protection-Medium (FP-M) patrol boats to the U.S. Navy. The first deliveries will begin in November 2020.
March 31, 2020
Lake Assault Boats Delivers Patrol Craft to U.S. Army
The identical craft are 35 feet long with a 10-foot beam. The V-hull vessels are powered by triple 250-hp outboard motors capable of achieving a top speed of 45 knots.
March 23, 2020
Video: Man Attacks Unoccupied NYPD Squad Car
A man was seen on surveillance video attacking a New York Police Department patrol vehicle over the weekend.
March 9, 2020
New Lake Assault Boats Patrol Craft to be Featured at International Work Boat Show
A brand-new patrol craft from Lake Assault Boats will be on display at the International Work Boat Show, booth #3877, Dec. 4–6 in New Orleans, LA.
November 23, 2019
California City Council Approves Budget for New Vehicles, Video Systems
The Costa Mesa City Council voted 5-0 on Tuesday night to approve $1.125 million this fiscal year to buy five replacement vehicles and upgrade or replace the video systems in the California city's police cars.
November 22, 2019
New Low-Profile Console for 2020 Ford PIU
Gamber-Johnson has expanded its product line-up for the 2020+ Ford Police Interceptor Utility to include a new low-profile version of the company's standard center console.
October 25, 2019
Chicago Police to Buy 200 Ford Hybrid Patrol SUVs Made in Chicago
“The 2020 Ford Police Interceptor is made in Chicago, by Chicagoans and for Chicago police officers,” said Jonathan Lewin, chief of technical services, Chicago Police Department. “This is just another example of Chicago living up to its reputation as the ‘city that works.’”
October 18, 2019
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