Who we are
PoliceDriver.Com (PDC) is an information source for those with an interest in Vehicle Dynamics and its application to driving, vehicles, and driver training.
PDC is the gateway to a collection of educational information and resources for the driver trainer. The information is disseminated via Blog Posts, and eventually power points, and white papers.
The goal of PDC is to share knowledge and to simplify the Science of Driving.
For more than 40 years Tony Scotti has combined his knowledge of science, (He holds a B.S. in Engineering from Northeastern University) and Vehicle Dynamics to accommodate the training needs of corporations and public service agencies.
He has conducted instructor-level training programs for governments, corporations, law enforcement agencies, and the military. Going on his 5th decade his training programs have been conducted in over 33 countries, and he has trained students from sixty-four countries and conducted training programs on five continents. Read more about Tony.
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