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Old 02-21-2012, 06:10 PM   #1
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Default El Paso Texas Using 2012 Mustang as Cop Car

Well, as undercover cop cars at least. I can't say I'll be happy to drive through Texas anymore with these guys about. What do you think?

Read it here: Texas to Use Undercover Mustangs as Cop Cars
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Old 02-21-2012, 07:43 PM   #2
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da**.. only in Texas!
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Honestly.... I think its a good idea, especially since the door clearly states police department, but I dont think they should be allowed to street race other drivers and then give them a ticket for street racing. Thats just not fair lol.
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they have these in san antonio too except here they are blacked out and unmarked. I see someone pulled over almost everyday by one.
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At least its marked...
The pictured car is marked but the ones I see pulling guys over aren't marked. Most of the time I see them pull over really slow cars but I know not to race another mustang on the street since these guys are out there.
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I would feel better getting pulled over by one of these guys, assuming I would ever try to street race another mustang I pass on the highway >.> but i don't think it would be too cool if they were egging me on. i could probably talk my way down to some non-moving violation for taillight obstruction or something.
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cool! keep the cops out of the #@$^$# chargers
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El Paso isn't the first police department to use S197's. Quite a few have been doing it for a while now. Here's an article about a 2006 GT that has been used in Michigan (unmarked on the driver's side and fully marked on the passenger side) -

http://mustangforums.com/forum/musta...olice-car.html


These older S197's are starting to be taken out of service and sold to the public. [hint hint]
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