March 2010

Cover photograph is a current surveillance van. A significant change since the 17th Annual IACP Conference, May 10–13, 1910, when Chief Beach of Waterbury, Connecticut, stated “All of these machines are being used more or less in quite a few of the police departments in this country [USA], and I venture to predict that the day is not far distant when no police department will be considered up-to-date without automobile service.”