police cars http://ripr.org en No. Providence Police Have New Cars Thanks to Google http://ripr.org/post/no-providence-police-have-new-cars-thanks-google <p>North Providence police officers will soon be riding in style. The town is completely replacing its fleet of cruisers.&nbsp; RIPR’s Flo Jonic tells us how they’re paying for it.<br><br>The town of North Providence is poised to buy 32 new police vehicles with proceeds it earned through the successful prosecution&nbsp; of Google.&nbsp; Google agreed to pay a $500 million fine for marketing illegal Canadian prescription drugs to Americans.&nbsp; As one of the Rhode Island investigating agencies, North Providence earned 60 million dollars of the settlement.<br> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 13:33:54 +0000 Flo Jonic 10719 at http://ripr.org