Although earlier Rovers such as the and were certainly used by various police forces, the British Leyland-era and became almost synonymous with the term 'jam sandwich', referring to dayglo orange stripe carried by motorway patrol cars.
One of Greater Manchester Police’s Land Rover vehicles photographed outside the Force’s headquarters building in Newton Heath. The vehicles are used in the more rural and high lying areas of the region.
An impressive site as a large number of traffic patrol vehicles of Greater Manchester Police and Cheshire Police ready to take part in the recent Operation Crossbow. The overall aim of the joint operation was to disrupt illegal activity between the two counties and deny criminals the use of the roads. www.gmp.police.uk