LAPD to Test Tesla Sedan as Patrol Car - NBC Southern California

    LAPD to Test Tesla

    Having already added 100 electric cars for non-emergency duty, and envisioning electric patrol cars some day, LAPD will equip a Tesla sedan for patrol duty and then field test its suitability. But no matter how well it does, the six-figure cost of Tesla performance will have to drop before it's feasible. Patrick Healy reports for the NBC4 News at 6 on Friday, Oct. 14, 2016. (Published Saturday, Oct 15, 2016) Having already added 100 electric cars for non-emergency duty, and envisioning electric patrol cars some day, LAPD will equip a Tesla sedan for patrol... See More