March 9, 2010
Crime gang’s 4×4 now police patrol car.
Glasgow, Scotland: A £40,000 car which once belonged to criminals in Glasgow is now being used by the police in the fight against serious crime.
The black Q7 was seized by officers from Strathclyde police during an operation against a criminal gang in the north of the city.
The 4×4 car has now been emblazoned with the force’s livery and will be used by the Gangs Task Force.
Assistant Chief Constable John Neilson said: “The hard working, law abiding citizens need to know that we are hurting those involved in serious and organised crime where it matters – their pockets.
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