Moose Boats Delivers M3-34 Dive/Patrol Boat to LAPD
Moose Boats, an aluminum boat manufacturer, delivered a M3-34 Mono-hull to the Los Angeles Police Department in San Pedro, CA in February 2012.
The M3 all aluminum mono-hull is a new hull platform for Moose Boats and is powered by twin 300hp Yamaha (YAMCF) outboard engines. The boat features a fully enclosed cabin with two shock-mitigating seats, bench seating for four additional personnel and a standing height head enclosure. The cockpit and foredeck are outfitted with weapons foundations and ammunition storage compartments.
The Area of Responsibility for the boat is from the Port of Los Angeles north to the Pacific Palisades.The M3 will also assist in Port Dive Operations Group (PDOG) missions within the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach.
The Los Angeles Police Department utilized a Fiscal Year 2010 Port Security Grant Program award to purchase the Moose Boats M3-34.