Editor's Note: Many thanks to our friends at TASER International for equipping me with the TASER AXON Flex body-worn video camera and Evidence.com digital evidence management solution for secure video storage and retrieval.
During IACP 2012 in San Diego, I visited with the folks from Harley Davidson to get a look not only at their “work” motors, but at the latest model in their line of “off- duty” tribute motorcycles.
Jim Polan spoke with me about the three unique motorcycles available for purchase by law enforcement officers only — special editions of the Road King, the Ultra Classic Electra Glide, and the Heritage Softail Classic — adorned with Thin Blue Line paint scheme and customizable medallions on the gas tank.
Harley Davidson motorcycles are iconic, powerful, and timeless — kind of like American police officers!
Check out the video below.
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Doug Wyllie is Editor in Chief of PoliceOne, responsible for setting the editorial direction of the website and managing the planned editorial features by our roster of expert writers. In addition to his editorial and managerial responsibilities, Doug has authored more than 700 feature articles and tactical tips on a wide range of topics and trends that affect the law enforcement community. Doug is a member of International Law Enforcement Educators and Trainers Association (ILEETA), and an Associate Member of the California Peace Officers' Association. He is also a member of the Public Safety Writers Association, and is a two-time (2011 and 2012) Western Publishing Association "Maggie Award" Finalist in the category of Best Regularly Featured Digital Edition Column. Even in his "spare" time, he is active in his support for the law enforcement community, contributing his time and talents toward police-related charitable events as well as participating in force-on-force training, search-and-rescue training, and other scenario-based training designed to prepare cops for the fight they face every day on the street.
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