20 Apr '15, 2pm

Seattle’s Police Now Utilizing Leaf EVs For Traffic Enforcement

Last week, Nissan Electric shared a tweet that the Seattle Police Department, specifically the Parking Enforcement division, will be putting to use 28 Leafs in an effort to “stay green” as Nissan put it. While some other cities prefer a more extravagant approach to purchasing police vehicles, the Emerald City went with a different school of thought. Seeing they won’t be engaging in any high speed highway pursuits any time soon, as well as Seattle’s capable charging infrastructure, these all-electric Leafs fit the bill rather superbly. According to autoevolution , most of these Leafs appear to be 2011 and 2012 models. SEE ALSO: What Do We Know About The 2017 Nissan Leaf? Seattle isn’t the first police department to have tested the Nissan Leaf, the list includes numerous departments, one of which being Portugal’s Policia Seguranca Publica. Nor is Seattle the first city withi...

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