Crown Vic trunk alert
PoliceOne trainer Gary Klugiewicz received the following alert through a law enforcement list serve. It’s advisable to check with your fleet manager or agency mechanic to discuss possible ways to safeguard against the access technique described here. If you have ideas to share, please e-mail the PoliceOne Editor.
According to the discussion list, a video is circulating the Internet that discusses a strategy for breaking into the trunk of a Crown Victoria squad car in search of police gear. The method is described as follows:
1. Use a hammer or other blunt instrument to break out the passenger side backup light on the trunk area of the Crown Vic (See photo below: "Access")