ABILENE, Texas -

The Abilene Police Department will see 12 new patrol units for the patrol division of the department.

On Thursday, the Abilene City Council approved a bid award for $348,037 to allow the department to purchase more patrol units to replace old ones.  

The vehicles will be purchased at Caldwell Country Chevrolet of Caldwell. The car dealership gave the lowest bid, according to the city.