Police Vehicles

Cranston Police Cars And

Other Modes Of Transportation 

Used Throughout The Years 

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John McGee (L) & Clay Debow (R) – 1915

Officer John McGee – 1915

First motorized patrol wagon – 1911
Note the bell on the side.

Steel Boat – 1920s

Sgt. Maher, 1928

Ptl. Henry R. Johnson – 1929

Meshanticut Lake, 1933

1933 Ford Patrol Wagon-Ambulance
Patrolman McHugh

Cranston Police Patrol Wagon – 1933

1933 CPD Car

Cranston Police
1933 Ford V-8
Sandagger Ford, Reservoir Ave.

Sandagger Ford
Reservoir Ave.

1935 Ford

1942 Buick Police Ambulance

Cranston St. at Gansett Ave.
Unknown Date

Cranston Police Motorcycles – 1952

CPD Motorcycles – 1954

1962 Ford Galaxie
Reservoir Ave.

Cranston PD motorcycle – 1962
Dyer Ave at RR crossing.

Emergency Service Truck – 1962
Officers Bill Loux & Harry Sunderland

1963 Ford Police Car

Officers Bill Loux and Warren Edman with the department’s K-9 vehicle – 1963

1966 Ford Patrol Car

1967 Plymouth
Reservoir Ave.

1968 Ford
Ptl. Ray Flynn

Hall Manor, Edgewood – 1969

1969 Plymouth
Hall Manor, Edgewood

1969 Plymouth off Pond Street.

Sgt. Ronald Des Jarlais

Car 145 – 1971 Plymouth Fury

1972 Chevy Traffic Wagon

Rear Lot of 275 Atwood Ave. 1970s.

1973 Plymouth Cranston Police Car on Rt. 295 south at the canyon.

1975 Ford Grand Torino

1975 Ford Grand Torino

Cranston Street in Arlington – 1975

1975 Cushman Scooter

Park Avenue – 1970s

CPD Ford Econoline Van – 1976

Photo taken 1984.

Roger Williams Park at the city line – late 1970s

Atwood Avenue – 1976

1977 Plymouth

Rear lot of Headquarters
275 Atwood Ave.

1977 Plymouth Volare wagon parked in rear lot of old police station – 1985

1978 Chrysler Newport
Rear of 275 Atwood Ave.

City Garage Truck – 1984

1985 Plymouth Fury

1985 Plymouth Furys

1985 Plymouth

In 1986 the department went to a new red, white, and blue paint scheme for the cruisers.

1988 Ford Crown Victoria

1990 Ford Crown Victoria

Ford Crown Victoria

D.A.R.E. Officer’s Car
1990 Ford Crown Victoria

1990 Ford Crown Victoria

1991 Ford Patrol Car

1991 Ford

Radio “Tree” – 1991

S.R.T. Truck – 1991

Animal Control Truck – 1991

D.A.R.E. vehicle – August, 1991

1992 Chevy Caprice in front of old police station at 275 Atwood Ave.

1992 Chevrolet Patrol Car

B.C.I. Van – 1992

B.C.I. Van – 1992

Mobile Command Post – 1992

1993 Ford Crown Victoria in front of old station at 275 Atwood Ave.

S.R.T. Truck – 1994

D.A.R.E. van parked at the training academy – 1994

Dodge van used by the Training Division.

Traffic Division Vehicle
circa 1996

Cruiser 1859 in front of old police station.

2001 Ford
Rear of old station,
275 Atwood Ave.

B.C.I. Van – June, 2001

Prisoner Transport Van
June, 2001

Radio Communications Truck
June, 2001

Mobile Resource Center
June, 2001

Animal Control Truck – 2001

2007 Ford

2007 Ford Patrol Car

Rear lot of headquarters – June, 2014

Car 619 in front of Headquarters – June 2014

Chrysler Patrol Car
2014

Car 173
June, 2014

Car 619
June, 2014

Car 162
June, 2014

Ford Cruiser
June, 2014

Ford SUV
June, 2014

Line of new cars
June, 2014

June, 2014

Prisoner Transport Van
June, 2014

June, 2014

School Patrol
June, 2014

Low Profile Chevrolet
June, 2014

March 5, 2016

Car 169
March, 2016

Car 173
March, 2016

Car 177
March, 2016

Interior View Of Patrol Car
March, 2016

Patrol SUV with “ghost graphics”.
March, 2016

K-9 Officer Vehicle

Animal Control SUV – June, 2018

Animal Control van outside animal shelter – June, 2018

 

Training Division Vehicle – June 15, 2018

Cranston Police Boat – 2018

Rear lot of Headquarters
September, 2019

Used for road construction details.
Photo taken September, 2019.