Operation Bauble Launch
Police have launched a ’12 days of Christmas’ pre-emptive strike against offenders causing misery during the festive period. Today (7 December 2015) is the first of 12 high-profile days of action which will tackle the traditional spike in crime usually seen during this time of year. The operation, which is codenamed ‘Bauble’, will see up to 1,000 officers take to the streets across Greater Manchester to disrupt criminal activity and stop offenders in their tracks. Operation Bauble will…
Goodbye to the Capri
The last Ford Capri to see service with Greater Manchester Police stands alongside the Ford Sierra Cosworth that replaced it. This image is one of a series taken on Monday, 13 April, 1992, to mark the end of the of the Capri as a police vehicle in Manchester. The model was in service with the Force for many years and was the most iconic GMP car of its era. It carried the famous white livery and red stripe, which earned it - along with other vehicles with the same colour scheme - the nickname…
The Old and the Newer
The Force’s photographer was on hand the day in 1990s that an old Wolseley police car from three decades earlier paid a visit. The classic 1965 Wolseley 15/60, a stalwart of many police forces around the country, is photographed alongside some of GMPs fleet of motorway patrol Range Rovers at their base at Birch on the M62. From the collection of the Greater Manchester Police Museum and Archives. For more information about Greater Manchester Police please visit our website. www.gmp.police.uk
Ford Focus RS is the new RS200 for Essex Police - 30 years on | Cars UK
The Ford Focus RS is on test with Essex Police, and Ford are taking the chance to compare it to another Police Ford from 1986 - the RS200.
Ex-500.com - The home of the Kawasaki EX500 / Ninja 500R
A forum community dedicated to Kawasaki Ninja EX 500 sportbike owners and enthusiasts. Come join the discussion about modifications, cafe racers, racing...
Day 126 - West Midlands Police - 1980's police bike
For more information about our equipement, officers and police work over the last 40 years, visit our 40th Anniversary blog at weare40.west-midlands.police.uk/