armored car

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Synonyms for armored car

an armor-plated truck with strong doors and locks used to transport money or valuables

a military combat vehicle on wheels with light armor (and usually a machine gun)

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Civil police, Special Forces, Counter Terrorism units, Commando units, in addition to Central Security forces all took part in the operation, accompanied by armoured trucks, bulldozers and Apache helicopters.
Security guards in an armoured truck decide to keep the money for themselves, in a well-directed if laboured heist movie starring Matt Dillon.
The Nethercott family of Reap Lane, Portland, Dorset were about to sit down for dinner when the six-tonne bombproof Ranger armoured truck smashed their double garage to pieces and rolled to a halt just feet away from the house.
Taking on a highrisk job as an armoured truck guard, Ty is persuaded to take part in the heist of $42m from his employers by co-workers Mike Cochrane (Matt Dillon), Baines (Laurence Fishburne), Dobbs (Skeet Ulrich), Palmer (Amaury Nolasco) and Quinn (Jean Reno).
Jason, a plant operator mechanic with 38 Engineer Regiment based in Antrim, Northern Ireland, was hurt when the armoured truck he was travelling in went over an IED - improvised explosive device -and was blown off the road.
MANAMA: Two armoured truck drivers who stole more than BD897,000 from their own vehicle were jailed for six months yesterday, reports NOOR TOORANI.
As such, they undertook the massive project to rapidly design and produce heavily armoured truck cabs to protect all of their soldiers.
Residents said a house opposite the junction of nearby Portnall Road and Coomassie Road was raided at 1pm after an armoured truck containing police wearing helmets and gas masks pulled up outside.
It has been decided that military police are to guard valuable cargo at Schiphol airport in Amsterdam, the Netherlands after the theft of an armoured truck.
Hours earlier, a bomb exploded near an armoured truck on the outskirts of the Kiryat Arba settlement near Hebron, injuring 3 teenagers from a Jewish seminary.
Naomi Gilchrist, prosecuting, said as security guard Neil Hammond carried a case containing pounds 20,000 from an armoured truck to the sub-post office in Stanley Court, on the Sydenham estate, Leamington, he was confronted by two men, one of whom pointed a gun wrapped in a plastic bag at him.
A Brink's armoured truck crashed on an overpass in one of the city's most impoverished neighbourhoods.
Dubai: Six individuals were arrested by Riyadh Police on Thursday in connection with an armoured truck robbery in the Al Sahna neighbourhood of the city.
SAS troops supported the Afghan National Army Special Forces in the operation, which took place less than a mile from where a 43st bomb ripped through an armoured truck on Tuesday.
The body of at least one dead Italian soldier could be seen lying in the street in front of an armoured truck that bore an Italian flag