Fort Oglethorpe Purchases New Patrol Cars

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

The City of Fort Oglethorpe Police Department has added 10 new vehicles to their fleet.

Purchased from Prater Ford in Calhoun, Ga. for a total cost of $368,876, the addition includes five new Ford Taurus and five new Ford Explorers vehicles.

According to City Manager Ron Goulart all 10 vehicles are equipped with the Police Interceptor package.


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