The police department of Providence, Rhode Island is testing out a trial run of the all electric Vectix Maxi scooter. The vehicle has a range of 60 miles, a 3-5 hour charge time, and a top speed of just over 60 miles per hour. Four officers will be participating in the 3 month trial, and Vectix has provided the scooters free of charge. The trial is part of a larger initiative to save money and reduce environmental impact by the Providence police. Providence is the third US city to test the electric scooters, and police in the UK have been experimenting with them as well.

UP YOUR QUOTA FOR JUST $15 A MONTH
PSFK’s Premium Subscription provides access to a database of over 100,000 articles featuring new ideas, interviews, analysis and opinion on the latest innovation in brand, customer and retail experience.
Already a subscriber? Log in
(powered by Wallkit)