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Sioux Falls Police show off new patrol cars Friday

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The Sioux Falls Police Department unveiled their new patrol cars Friday. 

After much research, the department chose the Ford Police Interceptor.  The two new models, sedan and SUV, will begin to replace the current fleet that is primarily composed of Ford Crown Victorias. 

A new vehicle was needed because of the discontinuation of the Ford Crown Victoria police package. 

Research was conducted by the department on various makes and models before a decision was made to purchase the new Ford model.  Along with the new style of cars, there will be new graphics on the cars, creating what the department calls a "fresh, clean look."

The new vehicles are specifically designed for the rigors of police work, but have many features that help make the vehicle more practical and economical.  

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