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Bell is a trusted partner for public safety operators across the globe. We developed and fielded the world's first police helicopter more than 73 years ago. Bell is still partnered with that same agency today, as well as hundreds more across 6 continents. We are focused on pioneering new products, technology and support to enhance and further your critical public safety missions.


Your agency needs proven platforms with speed, range and advanced capabilities for public safety missions. Most importantly, you need a partner ready to provide industry-leading support, aftermarket solutions and training. Bell is that partner.

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Public safety solutions

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Bell 429

The Bell 429 is a proven Public Safety platform with notable Law Enforcement agencies relying on its advanced capabilities to protect and serve cities and communities. An easily configurable and large cabin ensures agencies are set up for successful multi-mission use whether carrying a large crew or critical equipment.


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Bell 412

The Bell 412 delivers a spacious cabin to match your mission’s needs. From airborne command to search and rescue, evacuations to special operations-no task is too tough. Coupled with incredible hot and high performance and a max gross weight of 5,534 kg (12,200 lbs), the 412 is a versatile public safety platform.


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Bell 505 Public Safety Helicopter

Bell 505

The Bell 505 sets airborne public safety operations in reach for more agencies than ever before. Outfitted with much of the same equipment as larger aircraft at a lower cost, the Bell 505 provides the opportunity to enhance or create your own Airborne Public Safety unit. Whether staying on top of a car chase, orbiting over a crime scene, or putting out fires from the sky the Bell 505 has the speed, endurance, power, and mission equipment to complete the toughest Public Safety missions at a fraction of the previous cost.


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Bell 407

With over 200 operating with public safety as a primary mission, the Bell 407 is a trusted law enforcement platform. With seating for 2 crew and up to 5 passengers, low fuel consumption and single-pilot IFR, the 407 delivers time and again for critical public safety missions around the globe.


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Bell 525

The Bell 525 delivers advanced safety features as the first commercial helicopter with triple redundant fly by wire flight controls. Utilizing 25% less fuel than the competitor average, the 525 provides efficient transport for your operations. The highly adaptable cabin includes mounting points for external equipment, designed for rapid configuration changes. Switch out gear, unload and load personnel and complete your mission.


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Public Safety Videos

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Proven Public Safety platforms with notable Law Enforcement agencies relying on our advanced capabilities to protect and serve cities and communities. 

Testimonial: Butte County Sheriff

Members of the Butte County Sheriff's department discuss the versatility, power and performance of the Bell 505 for public safety missions.

Bell 429: New Zealand Police

Members of the New Zealand Police take delivery of their 429s and discuss the benefits of this highly configurable multi-mission aircraft

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