Tag: Police

British Bobbies Spec Bespoke Blue-Light Toyota Corolla Trek For Evaluation

Toyota’s UK manufacturing arm has developed a modified Corolla Trek for use with the Derbyshire constabulary. The hybrid has been outfitted incorporating feedback from officers, with the force now evaluating the vehicle for future improvements. The Corolla is locally manufactured at the Burnaston plant, so presumably, it’ll be easy for the engineers back at Toyota Manufacturing […]

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Philadelphia Is First Major U.S. City To Ban Police Stops For Minor Violations To Curb Discrimination

Philadelphia has become the first major city in the United States to ban police from stopping drivers for low-level traffic violations. The Driving Equality Bill will only allow police officers to pull over motorists for ‘primary violations’ and aims to resolve issues that have seen African American drivers get stopped at disproportionately higher rates. The […]

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Hyundai Sonata Driver Flees Over Police Cruiser After Being Hit With Taser

<!––> <!––> A video has surfaced online showing the moment police fired a Taser at the driver of a Hyundai Sonata in Brooklyn last week. Local media reports that police officers initially spotted the white Sonata parked in a no-parking area in Crown Heights with three occupants inside. They approached the car and immediately smelled […]

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French Gendarmerie National Police Force Orders 26 Alpine A110 Sports Cars

Applications to join France’s National Gendarmerie police service might swell slightly with the news that the force is taking delivery of a fleet of Alpine A110 sports cars. The country’s Ministry of the Interior announced that it had ordered 26 examples of the A110 Pure, the base model in Alpine’s sports car range, as part […]

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