Department is first in Canada to deploy GPS dart technology on fleeing suspect


  In an effort to increase officer, suspect and civilian safety, police in Canada are unleashing GPS technology to track elusive criminals. According to ...

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LAPD testing Tesla Model S for patrol vehicle role

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The LAPD may be fielding a Tesla “black and white” as early as 2017, the department’s leadership reports. Los Angeles Police Department’s ...

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Ford launches fully integrated light bars to increase visibility for officers

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Ford will be launching a new ‘no profile’ SUV featuring interior emergency lights. “Today, agencies typically use aftermarket interior visor light bars ...

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Ford launches new F-150 for law enforcement and first responders


Highlights: Available in SuperCrew and SuperCab High-output alternator Easy-clean rear vinyl bench seating and flooring Removed center console for custom equipment Government ...

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Ford to offer factory ‘no profile’ light bar on Interceptor SUV

Ford now offers a super-low-profile visor light bar that mounts inside the Police Interceptor Utility to enable a stealth appearance.

  Lawbreakers will now have a more difficult time recognizing the profile of the best-selling police vehicle in their rearview mirrors. Ford ...

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Waste at the TSA: Agency spends $1.4 million on ‘left or right’ app

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Have you caught a flight recently and noticed a TSA agent standing next to an iPad that points left or right to ...

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New Ford Interceptor door stops armor-piercing bullets

In this July 16, 2015, photo provided by Ford Motor Company, a Michigan State Police officer shoots at the doors of a Ford Police Interceptor Utility vehicle during ballistic testing of doors against small arm fire at the Barry County Conservation Club in Hastings, Mich. Ford will soon be offering doors on its Police Interceptor sedans and SUVs that can protect against armor-piercing bullets. They’ll be the first in the U.S. to meet the Justice Department’s highest standard for body armor, the equivalent of a bulky SWAT team vest. (Ryan Koehler/Ford Motor Company via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Ford announced today it will offer ballistic panels on their Police Interceptor sedan and utility with protection from armor-piercing rifle ammunition. “Ford ...

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Kung-Fu Cops: Officers in California, other jurisdictions to begin using nunchucks

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Sgt. Casey Day was skeptical. The chief of his rural Northern California police department wanted him to find ...

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New Tech: RCMP officer develops hand-held pot breathalyzer

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As cannabis bans are relaxed in more U.S. states, several companies are coming up with the technology to produce a roadside breathalyzer ...

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