It Makes Sense That The Ford Explorer Is The Best-Selling Police Car

It's not a huge surprise Ford has kept most of the police car market even after the Crown Victoria was discontinued. But what looked like the heir apparent, the Taurus in a police uniform, is being outsold by the Ford Explorer-based Police Interceptor Utility. America loves its SUVs. » 3/24/14 10:00pm 3/24/14 10:00pm

The LAPD Has A Lamborghini Cop Car Now, Because Charity

Los Angeles is a town of dreams, of wonder, of authenticity, heart, and soul. Oh wait. No. It is none of those things. Which is why instead of getting a Morgan Three Wheeler like my constant letters have suggested, they went out and got a Lamborghini Gallardo. Figures. Just like Dubai. » 3/16/14 10:00am 3/16/14 10:00am

The Ten Ugliest Police Cars In America

Police cars should be easy to recognize and project authority. They need an interesting, cool design that makes them stand out. Here are ten departments that really missed the mark with their cruisers. » 1/21/14 11:00am 1/21/14 11:00am

The NYPD's High Tech New Police Car Can Spy On Everyone

Criminals, terrorists and suspicious-looking minorities beware: the New York Police Department is coming after you with the cop car of the future! The NYPD is testing a prototype cruiser with the latest advances in public surveillance, er, public safety. » 12/27/13 10:40am 12/27/13 10:40am

Police Say Seattle Mayor Wants Prius Cop Cars Instead Of Explorers

Could you ever take a Toyota Prius with flashing red and blue lights in your rear view mirror seriously? I don't think I could, but the mayor of Seattle thinks the hybrids would be a great option for his city's police department. The cops, unsurprisingly, do not agree. » 12/06/13 3:40pm 12/06/13 3:40pm

Failed Carbon Motors' Police Car Prototype Goes To Auction

If you ever had dreams of taking the law into your own hands in Carbon Motors' BMW-powered, purpose-built police cruiser, you might just get your chance soon. A Carbon E7 prototype is about to go to auction in Indiana to help alleviate the failed company's massive debt. » 11/15/13 10:31am 11/15/13 10:31am

Ludicrously Wealthy Town Wants Tesla Police Cars

The Tesla Model S could be the ultra-fast police car you never hear coming — until it's too late. At least, that's what the city manager of the posh Silicon Valley town where the Model S is a top-seller says he wants. Tesla police cars! What will they think of next? » 11/06/13 5:15pm 11/06/13 5:15pm

The Dubai Police Now Have A 700 Horsepower Mercedes SUV

Because the Dubai police are hell bent on amassing a supercar collection that makes even the wealthiest oil baron's garage look sad and pathetic, they've added a Mercedes G-Class to their fleet. But not just any G-Class: possibly the ultimate G-Class. » 11/05/13 9:00am 11/05/13 9:00am

The New Dodge Durango Is Also A Police Vehicle

When Chrysler executives said they were going all out for the new Dodge Durango, I didn't expect this, too. On top of a mid-cycle refresh, a boost in production and arguably the year's best ad campaign (so far), now the Durango is being shopped to law-enforcement agencies. » 10/17/13 5:43pm 10/17/13 5:43pm

This Is The Texas Highway Patrol's Monster New Cop Car

Unless you're driving a Bugatti or other supercar, your chances of outrunning the Texas Department of Public Safety's latest highway patrol car are slim-to-none. Not only is itbased on the fastest SRT8 Challenger that Dodge sells, it's also been modified. Did I mention it was donated by Buffalo Bills DE Mario Wlliams… » 10/08/13 12:15pm 10/08/13 12:15pm