Police Fleet Manager

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Equipment Transfer S...

By General Motors Staff, Kerr Industries Staff

Even still, many upfit components will transfer from the larger Ford CVPI to any of t...
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Hardware-Independent...

By Kevin Klein

Traditional ALPR systems combine hardware and software packages, including specially ...
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Repurposing Vehicles...

By Cameron, Stuart

As law enforcement agencies traverse the demands placed upon them while at the same t...
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Polaris Street-Legal...

By Beadle, Donna, Hamak-Sundeen, Tricia

Polaris makes a full line of ATV/UTV vehicles, both Street-Legal and Off-Road, both g...
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LTE Versus LMR

By Brad Brewer

There are many options for voice and data communications that can piggyback on existi...
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Electronic Citations...

By Kathy Marks

Law enforcement agencies struggle to do more with less resources and electronic ticke...
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Silverado 2500 Bi-fu...

By Police Fleet Manager Staff

The Silverado 2500 CNG is a Tier One-modified, CNG-gasoline, bi-fuel pickup. The Silv...
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Armored Vehicles for...

By Zubata, Nicole

In many ways, the Boston Marathon bombing incident served as a wakeup call. Those in ...
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Raleigh Goes Green w...

By Taylor, Michael

With propane autogas, each bi-fuel vehicle displaces more than 40,000 gallons of gaso...
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E-Bikes for Law Enfo...

Electric bicycles or “e-bikes” for law enforcement offer the convenience of easier pr...
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Powerbuilt Sockets /...

By John Bellah

Making tough jobs easier.
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UK's National Associ...

The UK’s Emergency 999 market is dominated by German BMW sedans and Japanese Mitsubis...
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Life is Complicated....

By Gaddis, John

Make the wise choices.
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Equipment Transfer Suggestions

General Motors Staff, Kerr Industries Staff

Even still, many upfit components will transfer from the larger Ford CVPI to any of the NextGen police vehicles. Talk with your upfitter. It could save you a great deal of money on each new vehicle you need to upfit. Read More

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Hardware-Independent ALPR Systems

Kevin Klein

Traditional ALPR systems combine hardware and software packages, including specially engineered dual-system cameras with full-color and infrared imaging capabilities. Today’s more advanced ALPR systems are software-only and eliminate the need for special hardware. Read More

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Repurposing Vehicles for Patrol Use

Cameron, Stuart

As law enforcement agencies traverse the demands placed upon them while at the same time dealing with ever shrinking equipment budgets, creativity is a must. Repurposing vehicles, whether they have been seized from criminals or rendered surplus by the federal government, is a cost effective and creative way to meet the need for specialized patrol vehicles. Read More

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Silverado 2500 Bi-fuel CNG Truck

Police Fleet Manager Staff

The Silverado 2500 CNG is a Tier One-modified, CNG-gasoline, bi-fuel pickup. The Silverado 2500 CNG meets all of the “green” initiatives, yet the lower operating costs from the use of CNG fuel pay for the CNG option in half a normal service life. This bi-fuel truck has gasoline-like performance with a tow/haul capacity between a ½-ton and a ¾-ton pickup. Read More

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Armored Vehicles for a New World of Threats

Zubata, Nicole

In many ways, the Boston Marathon bombing incident served as a wakeup call. Those in the law enforcement community and the public who may have harbored somewhat of an “It’s never going to happen here” sentiment were faced with the hard reality of the 21st-century terrorism threat. Read More

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Raleigh Goes Green with Propane

Taylor, Michael

With propane autogas, each bi-fuel vehicle displaces more than 40,000 gallons of gasoline each year. At times, the department has used as few as just eight gallons of gasoline every couple of weeks. Additionally, light-duty vehicles running on propane autogas emit 13 percent fewer annual lifecycle greenhouse gas emissions than gasoline, and the converted Crown Victoria vehicles meet current EPA certification standards. Read More

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E-Bikes for Law Enforcement

 

Electric bicycles or “e-bikes” for law enforcement offer the convenience of easier propulsion and patrol along streets, sidewalks or trails. They also offer a community-friendly mode of transportation that allows patrolling great distances easily. Read More

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Polaris Street-Legal GEM and Off-Road Ranger

Beadle, Donna, Hamak-Sundeen, Tricia

Polaris makes a full line of ATV/UTV vehicles, both Street-Legal and Off-Road, both gasoline powered and all-electric, and in a wide variety of passenger and cargo configurations. They have been a law enforcement partner for years. Read More

    9.8 Rating  /  227 Views  /  0 Comments

LTE Versus LMR

Brad Brewer

There are many options for voice and data communications that can piggyback on existing systems. What is even more impressive is how well vendors like Motorola and Harris have integrated the best of LMR and LTE in some very impressive packages. Read More

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Electronic Citations Overview

Kathy Marks

Law enforcement agencies struggle to do more with less resources and electronic ticketing provides a safe and cost-effective way to handle that issue. Automating the citation issuing and processing system can significantly decrease cost, increase productivity, and improve officer safety. Read More

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UK's National Association of Police Fleet Managers

 

The UK’s Emergency 999 market is dominated by German BMW sedans and Japanese Mitsubishi crossovers for highway duty; while French Peugeot, Korean Hyundai, Ford and Vauxhall (GM) sedans do in the urban patrol market. Read More

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Life is Complicated...But Good

Gaddis, John

Make the wise choices. Read More

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Powerbuilt Sockets / OEM Pickup Tool

John Bellah

Making tough jobs easier. Read More

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