List of vehicles of the Royal Malaysian Police

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This list identifies the police vehicles which are currently being operated or have formerly been operated by the Royal Malaysian Police

The wide array of Police cars[edit]

Police Vehicle Type In service Notes
Mobile Patrol Vehicle
Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X Sedan 2008–present Delivered on December 2008. Known as Helang Lebuhraya Polis (Police Highway Eagle), these patrol car fleet will probably be used by Highway Pursuit / Patrol or VIP Escort.[1]
Mitsubishi Lancer 2.0 GTS[2] Sedan 2010–present Delivered on 2010. These patrol car fleet used along with Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X by Highway Pursuit / Patrol or VIP Escort.
Mitsubishi Pajero Sport 2.5 VGT SUV 2013–present Delivered on 2013.Used by Bukit Aman and VIP Escort.
Proton Inspira[3] Sedan 2011–present Used as patrol car.[4]
Proton Waja Sedan 2000–present Used as patrol car. In 2008 recplaced to Waja CPS
Proton Preve Sedan 2013–present Used as CID car in town.
Kia Forte Sedan 2011–present Used by Bukit Aman and secret operation.
Honda Civic Hybrid Medium Sedan 2003–present
Proton Perdana Medium Sedan 1995–present
Volvo S80 Sedan 2008–present Recently spotted on highways in Klang Valley. Probably will be used by Highway Patrol.[5]
Proton Satria GTi Hatchback 2000–present Highway pursuit vehicle.
Ssangyong Rexton SUV 2000–present Used by the Auxiliary Police (In Malay: "POLIS BANTUAN") only.
Nissan X-Trail SUV 2000–present Off-road & mountain patrol. Also used occasionally on street patrol and VIP duties.
Ford Explorer SUV 2005–present Off road & mountain patrol. Can be spotted in hilly areas.
Proton Putra Coupe 1990–present
Proton Wira Compact Sedan 1993–present
Proton Iswara Compact Sedan 1990–present
Perodua Kancil Super Compact 1996–present
Perodua Kembara 4x4 1999–present
Mitsubishi Pajero 4x4 1990–present
Volvo 850 Station Wagon 1992–present Used for highway patrol and pursuit.
Proton Saga Megavalve Compact Hatchback 1990–1999 Ended in service in 1999, but still use in some rural police station.
Alfa Romeo Giulia Compact Sedan 1970–1979 Ended in service in 1979
Alfa Romeo Alfetta Compact Sedan 1970–1979 Ended in service in 1979
Volvo 144 Small Sedan 1970–1979 Ended in service in 1979
Volvo 340 Compact Hatchback 1980–1992 Ended in service in 1992
Mitsubishi Galant Sedan 1985–1995 Ended in service in 1995
Daihatsu Charmant Compact Hatchback 1980–1989 Ended in service in 1989
Proton Saga Compact Hatchback 1985–1989 Ended in service in 1999, some serve in rural police station before retired.
Isuzu Trooper SUV 1980–1989 Ended in service in 1989
Volvo 240 Compact Sedan 1985–1995 Ended in service in 1995
Volvo 740 Station Wagon 1980–1989 Ended in service in 1989
Special Vehicles/VIP Vehicles
Ford Cortina Wagon K9 Unit 1977–1983 Ended in service in 1983
Proton Waja Sedan (car) 2000–present Patrol/Pursuit, unmarked version used for VIP duties.
Proton Perdana V6 Sedan (car) 2000–present Used on highway patrols/pursuits, and VIP duties.
Honda Accord VIP Transport 2000–present VIP duties. Ordinary patrol versions in existence, though minimal.
Volvo XC90 Special Vehicle 2000–present VIP bodyguard duties. All in unmarked forms.
Honda CRV VIP Transport 2000–present VIP bodyguard duties. All in unmarked forms.
Ford Transit Minibus Van/Ambulance 1965–1990 Used as utility transport
Ford Transit Special Vehicle 2000–present Used by the Forensic Investigation Agencies and mobile police stations.
Inokom Permas Special Vehicle 2000–present Used by the Forensic Investigation Agencies and mobile police stations.
Isuzu D-Max Pickup K9 Unit 2003–present
Toyota Hilux Pickup K9 Unit 2008–present Used by the Forensic Investigation Agencies and mobile police stations.
Police Motorcycles
Honda CBX 750 Patrol Motorcycles Still in use, but being replaced by the motorcycles mentioned below
Honda VFR800 Patrol Motorcycles Used for traffic, patrol, pursuit, escort, interceptor (black bike with rider & pillion; black coloured, used by PGK counter-terrorist units)
Honda ST1300 Patrol Motorcycles Used for traffic, patrol, pursuit, escort, interceptor (black bike with rider & pillion; black coloured, used by PGK counter-terrorist units)
Honda CBX 350 Patrol Motorcycles
Kawasaki Honey 100 Patrol Motorcycles
Modenas Kriss Patrol Motorcycles
Kawasaki Ninja 300 Patrol Motorcycles 2013–present. Community Policing.
Kawasaki Ninja ZX-150RR Patrol Motorcycles
Kawasaki KLX250 Patrol Motorcycles
Police Vans
Isuzu WFR Police Van
Ford Econovan Diesel 12 seater Police Van
Kia Pregio Police Van
Transport Vehicles
Land Rover Series 3 Transport Vehicle 1970–1979 Ended in service in 1979, but still use in small police station
Land Rover Defender Transport vehicles 1990–present Used commonly for towing imponded vehicles.
Isuzu Elf Police Trucks General purpose use. The famous use of this type of truck is Black Maria.
HICOM HANDALAN FSS 32G Police Trucks 1996–present. 4x4 general service 3 tonne truck.
Hicom Perkasa Police Trucks Locally-made multi-purpose trucks. Used for carrying multiple arrested suspects, or confiscation of large machinery.
Ford D Series Police Trucks Troop carrier/Black Maria No longer in service now (withdrawn from services at 1993)
Ford Thames Trader Police Trucks Troop carrier/Black Maria No longer in service now (withdrawn at early 1980)
Paramilitary Police Vehicles
Mercedez Benz 911 3 tones Police Trucks Classified Used by GOF.
Mercedez Benz Unimog Police Trucks Classified Used by GOF.
KAMAZ 43253 Police Trucks Classified Used by GOF.
AM General M939 Police Trucks Classified Used by GOF.
Commando V-150D Armored personnel carriers Classified Equipped with M60 machine guns, used by General Operations Force. Used in urban and jungle warfare.
GKN Sankey AT105 Armored personnel carriers Classified Equipped with M60 machine guns and grenade launchers. Used in urban and jungle warfare.
Ferret Scout Car Scout car Classified Equipped with light machine gun and grenade launchers. Used as patrol, light assault vehicles, escort and interceptor in urban and jungle warfare.
Marine Vehicles
RHIB assault boat Assault boat Classified Used as patrol boat by Marine Operation Forces
Combat Boat 90 Assault boat 2008 – Now Used as patrol boat by Marine Operation Forces
Marine Alutech Watercat M14 Assault boat 2008 – Now Used as patrol boat by Marine Operation Forces
Air Unit Vehicles
See Royal Malaysian Police Air Wing Unit

Gallery[edit]

Sources[edit]

Royal Malaysian Police, Bukit Aman, Kuala Lumpur

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://paultan.org/2009/03/26/pdrms-lancer-evolution-helang-lebuhraya-polis/
  2. ^ http://kereta.info/pdrm-police-car-kereta-polis-malaysia/
  3. ^ http://galeripdrm.blogspot.com/2011/05/proton-inspira-sebagai-kereta-peronda.html
  4. ^ http://www.proton.com/Models/Inspira.aspx
  5. ^ "PDRM's shiny new Volvo S80 looks good". paultan.org (Paul Tan). 24 January 2009. Retrieved 24 January 2009.