Good point. Nothing against cruisers in general, or Indians in particular, but it wouldn't exactly be my choice for a "getaway" bike. You would be awfully comfortable for the two blocks before you got caught though!
Makes ya' wonder what the bad guys are gonna be riding. Vespas?
I agree, it's crap. Complete failure of imagination.
The police bike of the future that I'd like to see is either a giant scooter (supercharged Suzuki uber-Bergman with bulletproof fairing) or an urban assault machine (R1150GS Adventure with Japanese decotora truck style cattle catchers.