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Dubai police show off Ferrari

A Dubai woman police officer stands near the Ferrari police vehicle at the foot of Burj al-Khalifa on April 25, 2013. — AFP picA Dubai woman police officer stands near the Ferrari police vehicle at the foot of Burj al-Khalifa on April 25, 2013. — AFP picDUBAI, April 26 — Dubai police yesterday showed off a new Ferrari they will use to patrol the city state, hot on the heels of a Lamborghini which joined the fleet earlier.

The car, sporting the green and white of Dubai police, was unveiled at the foot of the Burj al-Khalifa, the world’s tallest building. It will be used by women police to patrol tourist areas.

The introduction of luxury Italian cars to the police force is being seen as a sign of economic recovery in the Gulf emirate where a housing bubble burst in 2008. — AFP-Relaxnews

 

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