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Modesto Police Department
Tuesday February 25th, 2014 :: 05:42 p.m. PST


Police Armadillo Hits High Crime Areas

Release Date: February 25, 2014
Modesto Police Department
Media Relations Unit
Office of the Chief of Police
600 10th Street, Modesto, CA 95354
Author: Heather Graves

Modesto, CA – The Modesto Police Department plans to deploy its Armadillo vehicle in areas plagued with crime.

The Armadillo is a surveillance vehicle equipped with cameras on all sides. The purpose of the vehicle is to be a deterrent in high crime areas. It will also be used to capture criminal activity, as well as help identify those involved in the crime.

If you have any information regarding criminal activity, please call Crime Stoppers at (209) 521-4636. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward. Tipsters may also text information to Crime Stoppers at 274637. Just type “TIP704” along with your message.

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Modesto Police Department
600 10th St
Modesto, CA 95354

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Heather Graves
Media Relations Unit
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