Greenwich Police switching to mini-vans. And changing the color scheme to zebra stripes.
“They’re so much more consumer friendly”, newly-appointed GPD spokesman Jay Carney told FWIW. “Kids see us, they think it’s the au pair driving by, so they aren’t scared. The jungle look is reassuring too, and the large Officer Friendly inflatable in the passenger seat really goes a long way in showing us to be the cheerful, smiley guys that we really are.
“A few years ago,” Carney continued, “Peter Tesei encouraged us to resume using the number 54 on one of the cruisers, so that the citizens could have a good chuckle; this is just a continuation of that public relations campaign.”