Vintage 1993 Hess Patrol Car Breaking another first in the Hess toy fleet the 1993 Hess is a police car! That's right a Hess Patrol Car to be exact. This Hess law enforcement vehicle sports eight illuminated Hess logos plus flashing red, blue, and yellow emergency lights that can be synchronized with two realistic siren sounds. This toy broke all the Hess toy sales records and sold out before Christmas that year. And the fan excitement for this toy spilled over into a national news story.