Archive for September 26th, 2013

  • NC SBI


    RALEIGH, N.C. - The bombing of the Boston Marathon prompted the North Carolina State Bureau of  Investigation to put its bomb squad on display in downtown Raleigh Tuesday. Attorney General Roy Cooper said the SBI received calls after the bombings about how the state could respond to a similar event. "It's important. It's unfortunate that we have [...]

  • Delivered! Two NC SBI Bomb Units


    Matthews Specialty Vehicles delivered to new additions to the NC State Bureau of Investigations Fleet, two Bomb Units. These custom built law enforcement vehicles we are built on the Ford 550 Chassis and measure 16 feet long. In the wake of the Boston Marathon bombing, the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigations put their bomb [...]

  • North Carolina BAT #7 – Breath alcohol testing unit


    Matthews Specialty Vehicles is proud to have delivered their seventh vehicle in the "Booze It and Lose It" Fleet. This BATmobile (Blood Alcohol Testing Coach Style Vehicle) is the MSV 5000-102 series featuring increased usable interior space with 2 slideouts. In 2014 the "Booze It and Lose It" campaign will celebrate 20 years in service [...]