These days it’s hard to imagine the police zipping around in a two-seater sports car, but from the 1930s through to the 1960s, some of them did just that. Today’s MG-driving policemen are more likely to find themselves at the wheel of an estate car…
1962 MGA operated by the Lancashire Traffic Section.
1963 MGB, carrying the one of the Met’s first all-woman crews.
A 1972 MGB GT in service with the Sussex force.
MGC on duty with the Met in 1970.
The Rover 75 Tourer-based MG ZT-T.
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