If you’re pretending to be a given profession, it’s a good rule of thumb to try and avoid anyone who’s actually in that profession. That’s why I don’t hang out at astronaut bars anymore. This is a rule 20-year-old Nicholas Keeton ignored Thursday, when he allegedly pretended to be a cop, and attempted to pull over an…
Regular Car Reviews got their hands on a 2012 Chevy Caprice Police Pursuit Vehicle, which is a Caprice in name only and not-so-secretly an Australian muscle car dressed up for a role on Law And Order.
I think the LAPD bought 100 electric toaster ovens today.
A brand new sixth-generation Ford Mustang reportedly failed the Australian Highway Patrol’s high performance testing after just three minutes on the road.
Discovery Channel’s Mythbusters just wrapped its final season after over a decade, and the series finale featuring a stunt spanning an entire air field required Scott Sorensen of the camera crew to engineer his very own camera chase car out of an old Crown Victoria police cruiser and some ingenuity.
The astronauts had them, Vice President Joe Biden loves them, and now the police are finally catching on to the awesome force that is the new Corvette C7 with this bad ass car for the boys and girls in blue. Holy lightbar, policeman.
For the third straight year in Los Angeles Sheriff Department tests, EcoBoost®- and all-wheel-drive-equipped Ford Police Interceptor sedan and utility vehicle were fastest both in 0-100 mph acceleration testing and average lap times at Fontana raceway in California.
Miami-Dade police officer Fausto López was arrested and charged with reckless driving after leading Florida Highway Patrol on a seven-minute chase at up to two miles a minute while commuting to an off-duty job... in his police car.
When Chevrolet announced last year it would import the Australian-built Chevy Caprice sedan as police-only fleet car, enthusiasts begged for a civilian version to no avail. Now one Maryland dealer says it will buck GM and sell 13 Caprices to the public. UPDATE: It's legit — but not for long.
A field of 2011 Dodge Charger Pursuit black-and-whites were spotted by resident Detroit-area sharpshooter Danny outside a shop that specializes in conversions for local and state law enforcement. If you're in the area don't say we didn't warn you.
It's the act-two follow-up to that Turkish guy who saved a town from a fireball. A police chase in Cedar Rapids, Iowa ended when a police cruiser was hit by an oncoming train.
A photojournalist in St. Louis captured an inattentive driver speeding towards a police car blocking the scene of another accident. The police car was crushed, but the officers were thankfully out directing traffic.
This North Carolina Highway Patrolman was ready for his high-speed chase to end, so he attempted a PIT maneuver only to end up crashing. He stopped the truck, though he may have lost a few friends in the motor pool.
In this excellent flashback from 1990, the monster truck "King Kong" flips over, catches fire, and destroys two brand-new police cars before the driver gets out unharmed. Warning: This video contains 1990 9c1 Caprice destruction content. (Hat Tip to CrabSpirits!)
Having your own Decepticon is probably a double-edged sword. (Can't trust the little buggers.) But this 2005 Saleen Mustang Barricade prop car from the movie "Transformers" will certainly keep the kids off your lawn.
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 word "miraculous" scarcely describes the survival of a Santa Maria, California police officer who wrapped his Ford Police Interceptor around a tree Sunday morning. It's what the local Police Chief calls the "worst accident he's seen in 35 years."
An unnamed Jacinto City, Texas police officer is in for the ribbing of his life after arresting fleeing 40-year-old Donnie Lewis Knight and throwing him into the back of his cruiser. Knight then stole the cruiser and escaped.
Can a 62-horsepower Rabbit really keep up with a perp standing on the gas pedal of a Barracuda? Hey, the Malaise Era demanded some suspension of disbelief!