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Old 08-27-2004, 12:32 AM   #1 (permalink)
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So I was driving home avoiding the main road with a huge rush of people on it. I look in my rearview and I see this black crown vic behind me. I didn't see a light bar, no bumps in the front, had the chrome hubcaps, normal WI license plate. Then I stare at this guy for a little bit and I realize it's an unmarked cop and I get in the right lane and he turns off at the next road.

Thought I was going to talk about a speeding ticket didn't yah?

I just thought it was odd, hard to pick that thing up. The cops in my town have a baby blue crown vic, that thing is REALLY hard to notice.
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Old 08-27-2004, 12:35 AM   #2 (permalink)
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at least its a crown vic. i ALWAYS notice those and slow down, here, its the dodge dakota pickups that throw me completly off. not to mention the cops in random cars pickin off speeders on the freeway. sigh
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Old 08-27-2004, 02:09 AM   #3 (permalink)
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We have 2001 Chevy Impallas that are completely white....really hard to spot....unless you got a radar detector...hehe
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Yeah they use the new Impalas here too..

I hate those cars and anyone who drives em...I always freak out when I see one.
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Old 08-27-2004, 10:05 AM   #5 (permalink)
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They have a black Monte Carlo in Raleigh. Not to mention a couple unmarked Blazers, and a couple Durangos or two. Here in Greenville, the campus police drive Impalas, Crown Vics, Blazers, and a couple unmarked of those sorts.
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Old 08-27-2004, 10:26 AM   #6 (permalink)
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My step sisters first car was her grandmothers ice blue crown vic. That was in stamford, where the cops also drove (still do) ice blue crown vics.
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Old 08-27-2004, 01:00 PM   #7 (permalink)
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they all get the black and white or blue and white pain job out here unless they are unmarked then they are normaly just white. oh and the camarro cops but those are white and almost always marked, but i bet they cuold keep up with a sweet camrao with the neon licence plateframe.
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There are a lot of unmarked officers in toyota camry's.....and those are basically everywhere so it's pretty hard to spot lol
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It's rare to see them in anything other than american here.
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The police package Crown vics can be spotted by the dark wheels and sometimes by lights in the grill
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Old 08-27-2004, 11:47 PM   #11 (permalink)
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The day I see a cop driving a ferrari is the day I sell my car and throw away my license.
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What about a Lamborghini Gallardo?

Italy got one...who's next?

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i think i speak for all when i say, I HATE UNMARKED COPS. almost got caught today
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I have an immediate reduction of brownie points on anyone who drives a car that looks like an unmarked police car.

Traffic police don't get brownie points, they are always stuck at -9000, unless they leave me alone, in which case they have 5.
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