New police cruisers for Arcata Police Department

ARCATA – The Arcata Police Department will be receiving two new police cruisers.The Arcata City Council just approved the purchase of two new 2018 Ford Explorers. The new cruisers are expected to be fully outfitted and ready to go by next summer.

Arcata Police Department Detective, Todd Dokweiler, says these new cruisers will be replacing two of the older models which he says can spend more time in the shop than on the road. He says it is important for the officers to have reliable and dependable vehicles when out on duty.