skip to main content

CRU-22 Critical Response Unit

Pierce CRU-22 Critical Response Unit

Intelligent rapid deployment for critical incident response.



Pierce CRU-22 Drivers Side

A robust, high-performing communications unit for aerial surveillance, active shooter response, hostage negotiations, crime scene investigations, HAZMAT incidents and weather crises. The Pierce CRU-22 integrates the latest emergency response communications packages on a rugged Ford Transit T350 High Roof Extended chassis.

The CRU-22 is equipped with a 3.7L Ti-VCT V6 engine and powered by the award-winning, 8kW patented VIP™ power system with 12V and 120V power. Standard features include an under 10,000 lb. GVWR package, 6'5" interior headroom, high-capacity HVAC, workstation/communication consoles, custom aluminum slide-out shelves and a perimeter LED scene lighting package.

Easy to use. Rapidly responsive. Mission critical.

For more information regarding our CRU-22, visit


  • Ford Transit 350 High-Roof Extended chassis
  • Patented VIP™ Power system, 8kW of 12V & 120V power
Vehicle Equipment
  • Three 100W solar panels add 300W/23A to VIP & OEM battery
  • Custom aluminum cabinets
  • High-capacity HVAC system
  • Custom aluminum slide-out shelves
  • Swivel passenger seat for additional work space
  • Electric self-supporting awning
  • 2-3 workstations/communications consoles
  • Perimeter LED scene lighting package
  • Emergency event clock
Communications Equipment
  • Rack mounted computer with keyboard/mouse
  • Extron 8x8 video switcher
  • Apple TV with 43" touchscreen monitor
  • HD roof camera system
  • Perimeter camera system
  • Local TV antenna system
  • 3G/4G video transmission system
  • Cellular network with antennas & 24 port router
  • Fotokite/aerial video capture
  • Network video recorder 
  • UHF radios