Following the popularity of the 1969 footage of Staffordshire Police’s MK2 Jaguar, today’s three clips all feature police panda cars from 1967 to 1968.
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ATV Today: 29.06.1967: Police Panda Cars
Police panda cars in use in Birmingham with a commentary from officers about their role. Includes shots of an Austin A40 panda car driving in Birmingham (including Balsall Heath) and a police officer on the beat.
Midlands News: 04.12.1967: New fleet of police Panda cars
New fleet of police Panda cars begin operation in Warley.
Police man driving a Morris Minor panda car.
Midlands News: 05.02.1968: Panda cars introduced to Northamptonshire police
Panda cars introduced to Northamptonshire police force and reviewed by Earl Spencer.