Police

UK tourist in Dubai racks up $64k in speeding fines in Lamborghini

Aug 08, 2018

A British tourist is set to return from a holiday in the United Arab Emirates with more than just an impressive tan after clocking up Dh175,000 (about AU$64,000) in speeding fines in a matter of...

Holden Commodore police car lives on, joins South Australia force

Jul 11, 2018

Yes, the Holden Commodore police car lives on. In South Australia at least. Holden has just announced a deal with the South Australia Police force which includes supplying 100 new Commodores for the fleet. While...

Kia Stinger police cars confirmed for Queensland force

Jul 05, 2018

Kia Australia has confirmed a deal with Queensland Police to supply Kia Stinger 330 V6 vehicles for highway patrol duties. These will replace the outgoing Holden Commodore and Ford Falcon fleet. By the end of...

BMW 530d patrol cars confirmed for NSW Police Force

May 21, 2018

Last year BMW Australia and the Victoria Police Force set up an agreement which will see BMW 5 Series vehicles implemented in the future police fleet. BMW Australia has now finalised a deal with the...

BMW 530d highway patrol cars to join Victoria police fleet

Sep 19, 2017

With the death of the Australian-made Ford Falcon and Holden Commodore, police forces around the country are looking for new rides. BMW Australia has teamed up with the Victoria Police to facilitate a fleet of...

Top 10 boxy US police cars of the 1980s

Jun 09, 2017

Have you ever wondered what all those boxy American police sedans were from the 1980s in American movies and television shows? Here we take a closer look at those conservatively-styled box-shaped sedans, which were designed...

Chrysler 300 SRT NSW Police car being trialled (video)

May 24, 2017

With the Ford Falcon already out of production and the locally-made Holden Commodore soon to cark it, Australian police services around the country will soon have to look for another highway patrol car. Enter the...

7 Volvo XC60 highway patrol cars join NSW police fleet

Mar 03, 2017

The task of replacing Holden Commodores, Ford Falcons and Territories for police duty has been a well documented and difficult process, with a variety of imported ring-ins fulfilling the roles lately. These include Hyundai Santa...

NSW Police offended by Grand Theft Auto mod (video)

Feb 20, 2017

A mod for the computer version of Grand Theft Auto has caused hysteria and furrowed eyebrows among mainstream media and senior ministers. The mod sees the familiar boys-in-blue patrolling San Andreas, faithfully copied in digital...

Ford Mustang police car is latest ‘Tune It! Safe!’ project in Germany

Nov 29, 2016

The German police force are the proud new owners of a custom Ford Mustang GT V8 to promote its new Tune It! Safe! program. Nicknamed the ‘Wolf Wide 5.0’, the latest addition to the Polizei...

UK police remember the Ford RS200 days, try Focus RS

Nov 26, 2016

Police in the UK are the latest recipients of one of our favourite hot hatches, the all-but sold out Ford Focus RS. The loan from Ford marks 30 years since the brand offered up a...

BMW i8 police car added to NSW promo fleet

Nov 08, 2016

The NSW Rose Bay police squad has announced it has taken delivery of a BMW i8 to help out on duty around the Sydney city area. The announcement was made yesterday, with superintendent Bradley Hodder...

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