In this Thursday May 19, 2016 photo, Dubai police women walk towards their luxury cars during a demonstration in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)
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DUBAI: Image is everything in Dubai – even when fighting crime.Police in this desert metropolis have built up a high-horsepower arsenal of luxury sports cars and SUVs over the years to complement their fleet of green-and-white patrol cruisers.Instead, al-Shamsi said the cars appear for special events across Dubai – or cruise areas frequented by tourists, offering visitors a glamorous image of the Dubai police.The twin scissor doors of the police's BMW i8 swung open like wings on the $140,000 car, which flies to 60 mph in 4.2 seconds.That's true, especially as the force's vehicles also include brands like Aston Martin, Lamborghini and Ferrari.
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