Old cop cars like today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Crown Vic never die, they just move on after retirement to become taxis or maybe hipster hoopties. This one may have been dropped and primer’d but will its price warrant a look?
Does it need 4 seats, 2 doors, more power, more cargo space? Are the current crop the best, or should they be switched out? Does price factor in? What would be the best police car for a police officer?
Just when you were worried a police officer with SCMODS was going to notice your 36 unpaid parking tickets, this officer from Windsor, Canada demonstrates what cops really do on their toughbooks. (H/T to Matt!)
A 300-pound chimp named "Sue" terrorized a Kansas City, Missouri neighborhood yesterday and attacked a cop car in true Donkey Kong fashion. She rolled a trash can up to its nose before smashing the windshield with a massive slap.
Adam Segura was handcuffed in a police car after being arrested for drunk driving. He then decided to slip his hands under his legs, hop in the front and steal the unmarked car. He's now re-arrested facing twelve charges. [GeelyTribune]
The Haltom City, Texas police department's built the first patrol car out of a new Camaro SS. They could've just added a light bar. Instead, they worked with a local Texas custom shop to build one epically cool patrol car.
Sitting in the Carbon Motors E7, you realize it's the product of police officers dreaming up the ideal vehicle for law enforcement. This dream's coming to a radar trap near you in 2012.
"Son, you know how fast you were goin'?" If we saw this red, white and blue P71 Crown Vic in our rear-view mirror, we'd hope to hell it was five under. [ZipperHead's MySpace Page]
A man by the name of Jesse Vigil has decked out a 2007 Mustang to look like Barricade the Saleen Mustang from Transformers and not surprisingly, the local cops don't approve. Much to the delight of Transformers fans everywhere, including Vigil's son and the inspiration for the mod, the cops can't do a damn thing as…