Polizei Baden-Württemberg

The police in the German state of Baden-Württemberg uses a variety of vehicles, many of the images here are from the 1980s and early 1990s.

Patrol Vehicles

Old green-white standard livery:

Polizei Baden-Württemberg - S-30389 -  © Bernd Biege
Polizei Baden-Württemberg – S-30389 – © Bernd Biege

New blue livery, with added yellow high-visibility markings for motorway use:

Polizei Baden-Württemberg - BWL 4 1314 - © Bernd Biege 2017
Polizei Baden-Württemberg – BWL 4 1314 – © Bernd Biege 2017
Polizei Baden-Württemberg - BWL 4 1314 - © Bernd Biege 2017
Polizei Baden-Württemberg – BWL 4 1314 – © Bernd Biege 2017
Polizei Baden-Württemberg - BWL 4 1314 - © Bernd Biege 2017
Polizei Baden-Württemberg – BWL 4 1314 – © Bernd Biege 2017

Rural mini-van-based patrol vehicle:

Polizei Baden-Württemberg - BWL 4 7845 - © Bernd Biege 2017
Polizei Baden-Württemberg – BWL 4 7845 – © Bernd Biege 2017

Armoured Patrol Vehicle

Mercedes G 4×4 used at Stuttgart Airport for security duties:

Polizei Baden-Württemberg - S-3856 - © Bernd Biege
Polizei Baden-Württemberg – S-3856 – © Bernd Biege

Personnel Carriers

Standard vehicle in old green livery based von the Volkswagen LT, used for transporting groups of police to events and incidents:

Polizei Baden-Württemberg - TÜ-3874 - © Bernd Biege
Polizei Baden-Württemberg – TÜ-3874 – © Bernd Biege

Mercedes vehicle in new, blue livery:

Polizei Baden-Württemberg - BWL 4 033 - © Bernd Biege 2017
Polizei Baden-Württemberg – BWL 4 033 – © Bernd Biege 2017
Polizei Baden-Württemberg - BWL 4 033 - © Bernd Biege 2017
Polizei Baden-Württemberg – BWL 4 033 – © Bernd Biege 2017

Control Unit

Spotted during a demonstration on the Königsplatz in Stuttgart in the early 1990s. Dark-ish green lower parts, white upper, with an extendable mast that sports antennas, video cameras, and loudhailer. Just what every riot cop needs …

Polizei Baden-Württemberg - S-7027 - © Bernd Biege
Polizei Baden-Württemberg – S-7027 – © Bernd Biege

Motorcycle

Polizei Baden-Württemberg - © Bernd Biege 2017
Polizei Baden-Württemberg – © Bernd Biege 2017

Forklift

Used for moving crowd barriers:

Polizei Baden-Württemberg - S-399 - © Bernd Biege
Polizei Baden-Württemberg – S-399 – © Bernd Biege
Polizei Baden-Württemberg - S-399 - © Bernd Biege
Polizei Baden-Württemberg – S-399 – © Bernd Biege

Please note that some of these images are scans from old 35mm slides from my archives, with resultant deterioration in colours and sharpness.

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